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Join the bug hunt

On Monday we gave you a lengthy update regarding the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug and the measures that were being taken to ensure that these…

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Australia Free Trade Agreements

It’s been a few years since we have listed all Australia’s current FTA’s. Free trade agreements (FTAs) are international treaties that reduce barriers to trade…

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug UPDATE

There has been a lot of updates lately regarding the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug and the emergency measures that have been put into place to…

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Make the TPP happen

Heath Baker, Export Council of Australia head of policy A conclusion of negotiations for the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is welcome, says Export Council of…

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U.S. Nationwide Shortage of Trucks

Currently in the U.S. a nationwide truck shortage is forcing thousands of shippers (exporters) into a tough choice of either to postpone all but their…

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Growth for wine exports

Australian wine exports have grown with 2017 volumes exceeding 800m litres and export value experiencing its highest annual growth since 2004, reaching $2.56bn. Assistant agriculture…

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FTA negotiations in sight

With an aim to work towards launching free trade agreement negotiations with the European Union, trade minister Steven Ciobo announced last week he was on…

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Brazil seizes over 400 containers in fight against illegal logging

The war against illegal logging continues worldwide.  Australia’s soft start on illegal logging has now finished, still this fight continues. Police in Brazil have seized…

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Shanghai Port Figures

Shanghai Port Group reached a record breaking 40 millionth TEU (twenty equivalent unit / twenty foot container) crossing its Yangshan dock on December 29, making…

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Air Cargo Prohibition – Electromechanical devices – Turkey

Please note that this restriction remains in force. The Australian Government has placed a restriction on the carriage of air cargo from Turkey.   The…

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