Wednesday 20th Sep, 2017
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GAC Australia moves into logistics sector

SHIPPING services company GAC Australia has opened a new consolidation warehouse in Perth, firm’s first foray into the logistics business…
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Bollard installation at Melbourne

WORK is underway on the installation of new bollards at Swanson Dock East and West, with a view to easing…
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Sailor sculpture unveiled in Fremantle

A THREE metre sculpture of a sailor was unveiled today as part of the Australian Sailor Monument, honouring the contribution…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Data is the new oil – how Big Data is transforming logistics

THE phrase ‘data is the new oil’ has entered the world of freight logistics to suggest a commodity without which the industry grinds to…
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Minister talks trade in China

TRADE minister Steven Ciobo was in China last week discussing the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) with the country’s commerce…
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The Shipping Life – Australian shipping (from the past to the future)

Captain Harry Mansson AM is a Master Mariner, a retired ship’s Captain, with a subsequent varied background as an international…
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Wellard sends beef to China

LIVE exporter Wellard announced on Monday its first shipment of beef cattle to China. About 2000 cattle will be loaded…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Coastal Shipping – the challenge continues

THE long-awaited Government proposal to amend coastal trading legislation has finally hit the Parliament in the form of the Coastal Trading…
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State to increase subsidies to get more Freo freight on rail

THE Western Australian government is aiming to decrease trucks on the roads around Fremantle Port by increasing its freight-on-rail subsidy…
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