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Perth man fined for importing ice pipes

A 33-year-old West Australian man has been fined $60,000 in Perth Magistrates Court today after being found guilty of three counts of importing ‘ice’ pipes…

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Further strikes by the CPSU

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has received further notices from the Community and Public Sector Union (CSPU) that some employees of the Department…

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Meth found in imported timber

Four men are facing life imprisonment for allegedly importing about $45 million of methamphetamine into WA in a pile of wood in a shipping container….

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Endangered Tree Logs Seized

A total of 73,300 kilos of endangered tree logs were seized by Hong Kong Customs over two days late last month, according to a government…

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Prohibited and restricted imports

The import of certain goods into Australia is monitored and controlled by the Australian Border Force (ABF). The control includes: an absolute prohibition, where you…

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Upcoming FTA’s

  Free Trade Agreements are a subject that we can’t get enough of here at EES Shipping.  (As you know we are also just as…

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Firearms seized from shipment ex USA

A woman has been charged and firearms, ammunition and a taser have been seized following a joint investigation into imported handguns entering Australia. After working…

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ABF Industrial Action – UPDATED

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has received notices from the Community and Public Sector Union (CSPU) that some employees of the Department of…

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China-Australia FTA (ChAFTA): myths versus realities

There has been a lot of talk recently on the impending China-Australia FTA (ChAFTA).  The Export Council of Australia have recently released the following article…

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International drug syndicate dismantled

^ Australia’s top agencies have joined forces to break up an international drug syndicate that reached from Colombia to Australia and also included Europe. Polaris…

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