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Patricks and DP World Stop Work Meetings

Please be advised that container terminals DP World and Patricks, will proceed with a four-hour approved stop work meetings to allow MUA members to attend…

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Tanjung Pelepas port intends to raise capacity to 30 million TEU by 2030

Malaysia’s Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) aims to expand its annual container handling capacity in phases to be able to handle 30 million TEU by…

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ABF Examinations

We’ve highlighted the need for the Australian Border Force (ABF) to conduct holds on imported containers into Australia previously. This is necessary and integral, and…

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DP World workers walk off the job

Weeks worth of industrial dispute at DP World has caused chaos for vessels entering into Australian Ports.  Even if you do not have containers arriving…

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Hekima Day Care and Nursery School 2019 Update

School’s out at the Hekima Day Care and Nursery School in Tanzania, but that didn’t stop these three children coming to thank Helen Hack (EES…

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Blank Sailings as Freight Rates Drop

Freight rates from the Asia region continued to drop this month.  Importers in Australia are reaping the benefits, but it begs the question, just how…

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Fremantle Port Performance

The Port of Fremantle is the fastest out of Australia’s five biggest container ports for turning around trucks and containers, according to a report released…

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Stinkbug Season Over

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources have issued the following notice in relation to this year’s Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Season.  The Customs Brokers…

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CBFCA meeting with ACCC directors and analysts

CBFCA (Customs Brokers and Forwarders Council of Australia) representatives met Thursday 3rd May with the ACCC Directors and Analysts tasked with gathering data and issues…

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China – Dense Fog in Shanghai Causes Vessel Delays

Please note terminals in Shanghai and Ningbo have been significantly affected by dense fog over the past few weeks. An intense fog have been hanging…

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