Monday 24th Sep, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Container detentions and customs brokers

Customs brokers and freight forwarders have no control over containers on border hold, writes Paul Damkjaer

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Coastal shipping requires vision

Politicians and port operators need to do more if coastal shipping is to flourish

Photo: Ian Ackerman

INDUSTRY OPINION: The right insurance key in major incidents

Iain Sharples of Zurich Insurance Australia discusses issues brought up by incidents on YM Efficiency and Maersk Honam

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Containers overboard! How can I efficiently protect my rights?

Maurice Lynch and Tom Mangan* detail what to do if you’ve got cargo on the YM Efficiency


Blockchain, logistics and food safety

Blockchain may provide opportunities to ensure the healthy movement of foods.

Photo: David Sexton

Q & A: Legal implications of Y M Efficiency case

Maritime lawyer Andrew Tulloch discusses some of the legal implications of the Y M Efficiency incident

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Port of Newcastle: A competitive and efficient container terminal alternative

By Simon Gelder* The Port of Newcastle believes efficient markets competing on a level playing field should determine the location…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Nickel ore market registers a shortfall

What does a fall in nickel volumes mean for trade?

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Will logistics tackle the challenges it’s facing?

The world of logistics is being massively changed by technology, writes Molly Connell*