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Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) seasonal measures 2020-21

In response to the rapid expansion of BMSB throughout Europe and North America, the department has retained the seasonal measures to manage the risk of…

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Coronavirus Trade Update

Here comes another fantastic wrap-up (from Freight and Trade Alliance) on how the coronavirus is affecting the shipping industry: China – Update Our sources from…

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Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement negotiations kick-off

Australia and the United Kingdom have today announced the commencement of negotiations on a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA), which will start a new chapter…

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Cargo ship captain allowed to leave Australia

The APL England container ship lost more than 50 containers in rough seas last month.(Supplied: Blueys Photography) A Brisbane judge has ruled the captain of…

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2020-2021 Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) seasonal measures

The 2020-21 BMSB season will be in effect for goods shipped from September 1, 2020 that arrive in Australian territory prior 31 May 2021(inclusive). In…

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NICNAS out AICIS in

The Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS) will replace NICNAS on 1 July 2020 as the new national regulator of the importation and manufacture of…

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World’s Largest Megaship Arrives in Europe

It was back in March this year when we first introduced you to the HMM Algeciras. HMM Algeciras in Rotterdam. Photo: Port of Rotterdam Authority…

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APL England Master Charged

APL England Master Charged Over Loss of Containers Overboard Stacks of containers collapsed on the deck of the APL England. Photo: AMSA The Master of…

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APL England loses containers overboard

Forty shipping containers have been lost overboard off the NSW coast after a ship rolled during heavy seas while travelling from China to Australia. Take…

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India reopens economy but millions refuse to budge in face of high risks

India is gradually easing stay-at-home restrictions across the country, but the return to work in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic faces serious difficulties, reports…

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