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The Weird and Wonderful Items You Didn’t Realise Are Being Regularly Shipped

In recent months, as consumers refreshed tracking numbers for their online shopping purchases and waited for supermarket shelves to restock amid chronic supply chain congestion,…

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How a Lack of Workers is Impacting the Supply-Chain’s Final Mile

February 22, 2022 , 0 Comments

I think we’re all acutely aware of the ongoing delays and congestion within the shipping industry, however a fresh problem is now upon us as…

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Why Industry Needs to Get Involved in the Productivity Commission’s Supply-Chain Inquiry.

Amid the festivity of December, and the continuing chaos within the supply-chain, you may have missed that the Productivity Commission announced an inquiry into Australia’s…

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We’re Saying Goodbye to 2021, But is it Goodbye to Shipping Delays?

With 2022 now just days away, it’s wishful thinking to expect the delays and congestion impacting the product supply chain will simply disappear once the…

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Patrick Terminals – MUA Nationwide Strikes in the Pre-Christmas Peak Period

Patrick Terminals have advised CTAA (Container Transport Alliance Australia) of the latest notification regarding industrial action by the MUA (Maritime Union of Australia). Patrick Terminals have labelled…

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Wharf Congestion & Waiting Times – DP World Fremantle

Due to the recent industrial action at the wharf, port congestion, vessel delays and the Containerchain system outage over the weekend, we are experiencing significant…

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MUA will immediately end industrial action at Patrick Terminals

Industry bodies have received advice from Patrick Terminals that after a day and half of talks at the FWC (Fair Work Commission), the MUA (Maritime…

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Australian Container Safety Launch

September 23, 2020 0 Comments

Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA), Container Transport Alliance Australia (CTAA), and the Australian Peak Shippers Association (APSA), have partnered with the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator…

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Patrick Terminals Industrial Action Update

We have received an update that the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) have notified Patricks Terminals of its intention to take further Protected Industrial Action….

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Maritime Day 2020 cancelled

Sad news just in from Fremantle Ports: Fremantle Ports advises that due to COVID-19 risk considerations we have made the difficult decision to cancel Fremantle…

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