Tuesday 16th Jan, 2018
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Rio Tinto happy with fourth quarter shipments

RIO Tinto has reported shipping 90m tonnes of iron ore from the Pilbara during the 2017 fourth quarter. Chief executive…
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2017 a “watershed” for LNG exports, analysts say

AUSTRALIAN liquefied natural gas exports hit 56.8m tonnes in calendar year 2017, up 26.3% from 44.9m tonnes in the year…
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Keynote speaker confirmed for Global Shippers Forum

A SENIOR World Customs Organisation figure has been confirmed as the first keynote speaker for the Global Shippers Forum and…
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Vic government’s billion dollar India plan

DOUBLING the value of exports to India is the goal of the Victorian state government. Premier Daniel Andrews has just…
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Insurer announces Melbourne expansion

FP MARINE Risks Australia has announced key staff appointments as the business opens a Melbourne office. Joining the company are…
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LNG exports from Queensland on the rise

EXPORT liquid natural gas volumes from Queensland totalled 20.2m tonnes in 2017, topping the previous record by 2.7m tonnes according…
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VTA shifts date for state conference

BEACHSIDE resort town Lorne will remain the host town for the Victorian Transport Association annual State Conference. The date has…
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Committee to examine live export standards

REVIEWING Australian Standards for the Export of Livestock (ASEL) is the task assigned to an elite federal committee. The Technical…
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Patrick’s Port Botany shut for maintenance

PATRICK’S Port Botany facility has been shut down (Friday) today for maintenance. A spokesman had been notified three times in…
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