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Keeping an eye on biosecurity

This month three businesses in Queensland have been recognised for their role in protecting Australia’s borders. These companies came across serious biosecurity risks and alerted…

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Congestion Closes Export Gates at Nhava Sheva’s Gateway Terminals

  EES Shipping have been advised by our agents in India that there are currently huge problems with exports from Nhava Sheva. Please read the…

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Peak Season Checklist

With the peak season upon us, and the silly season closing in fast, we want to remind all importers of ways to avoid additional costs…

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Katy Perry’s album in Biosecurity scare

November 15, 2013 , , , 0 Comments

Biosecurity officers have been ordered to inspect Katy Perry CD’s that have been purchased from overseas due to concerns that they may pose a risk…

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Record breaking seizures for 2012-13

The annual report 2012-13 from Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS) has been issued and it’s a record buster. In the last financial year,…

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Cargo examinations – A cost of business

The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) x-ray approx 101,500 TEU (twenty equivalent units) a year, and physically examine 14,000 TEU a year nationally….

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Chain Of Responsibility Legislation for Road transport – Export

November 11, 2013 , , , 0 Comments

Due to introduction of new Legislation, “Chain Of Responsibility Legislation for Road transport” which will become fully effective from March 2014, we would like to…

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Massive illegal tobacco bust

November 11, 2013 , , , 0 Comments

Taskforce Trident was set up last year to police Melbourne’s port. Consisting of Victorian police, Customs, Australian Federal Police and the Australian Crime Commissions, it…

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Super Typhoon Haiyan – Philippines

Known as Super Typhoon Haiyan, the world’s most powerful typhoon to hit this year, is causing mass evacuations across the Philippines today. Typhoon Haiyan is…

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Peak Season Wharf Activity

We are currently in the peak season leading up to Christmas. During this period, it can be extremely difficult and confusing for the wharves, transport…

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