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High Risk Areas – Pirates

EES have reported a few times on pirates.  When they’ve attacked near Singapore, and also when there was multiple attacks in November 2013.  There are…

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What is transhipment?

Do you wonder what happens to your cargo once it leaves the port of loading? Ever looked at your bill of lading and found that…

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Felixstowe Port expands

  One million cubic meters of the ocean’s floor is beginning to be dredged up in the Port of Felixstowe as the harbor begins to…

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Ocean Rubbish and the search for Flight MH370

Like a lot of the world, we are following the search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Every day a trickle of new information is released…

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Australia-Japan Free Trade Agreement

History has been made yesterday when a free trade agreement with Japan was agreed to. Following seven years of negotiations between our two countries the…

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APL Panama meets Mexico Beach

Cast your mind back to Christmas 2005. Picture yourself on a beach just south of Ensenada, Mexico. The sun is shining. The sky is a…

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Catch of the Day

There has been an alison (The act of striking a fixed object, compare collision: the act of striking another vessel) between two vessels in Surabaya…

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Container doors explained

The spot light has been on container weights with the chain of responsibility / container weight declarations being introduced. We also have reported on mis-declaration…

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Illicit Cigarettes and Molasses Tobacco

Illicit Cigarettes and Molasses Tobacco Wow, there has been another seizure made by Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS). Customs officers have had a…

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Meth Seized from Labelling Machine

Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS) have made an amazing discovering in an imported airfreight consignment from Mexico. The shipment arrived into Sydney Airport…

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