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Ever thought of a cruise on a container ship?

With your carbon footprint being almost completely “carbon neutral” hopping aboard a container ship for a cruise is a fantastic and eco-friendly way to travel….

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Shipping containers used to house prisoners

The Victorian prison system has been put under pressure this year due to an 11 per cent growth in prisoner population. The number of incarcerated…

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Piracy in 2013

Piracy is a significant threat to the international maritime industry. As of the 25th November 2013 there has been 234 incidents worldwide, including 12 hijackings….

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Dolls seized at U.S. Ports

Children in the U.S. won’t be unwrapping these dolls on Christmas morning. More than 200,000 dolls – imported from China to the U.S. – have…

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Australia welcomes new Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement

Australia Trade Minister Robb and his Korean counterpart, Trade Minister Yoon, concluded negotiations on Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement in early December 2013. Korea is Australia’s…

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Woman charged as prohibited weapons seized

An investigation carried out by the NSW Police Force and the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) has uncovered an import of prohibited weapons….

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Emirates’ new cargo terminal in Dubai

Emirates’ new cargo terminal in Dubai is set to reach completion of its first stage this month. After this milestone is met, the cargo handling…

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Taiwan Ports set for expansion

The ports of Taipei and Kaohsiung in Taiwan are set for expansion and upgrading. With the launch of the government’s Free Economic Pilot Zone (FEPZ),…

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Qingdao Port returns to normal operations after explosion

Last Friday, 22nd November, there was a large oil pipeline explosion near the port of Qingdao in China. The disaster occurred in the Huangdao district,…

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Lloyd’s List Australia rewards EES Shipping

The Annual Lloyd’s List Australian Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards were held in Melbourne last Thursday night. EES were finalists in two awards this year….

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