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Trucking Delays in USA

The United States nationwide truck shortage continues this month with our agents still noting big delays. The implementation of the ELD (electronic logging device), coupled…

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Trump’s extraordinary tariffs

Chairman, CEO and president of Nucor John Ferriola and U.S. Steel CEO Dave Burritt flank U.S. President Donald Trump. President Donald Trump’s plans for a…

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Seventy containers lost overboard

According to a 2017 survey of ocean carriers by the World Shipping Council (WSC), an average of 1,390 containers are lost at sea each year…

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Australia and Peru sign PAFTA

Peru and Australia signed a free trade agreement on 12 February due to eliminate tariffs on 99% of Australian goods within five years of the…

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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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