Monday 24th Sep, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Co-design is required to manage border controls and to facilitate legitimate trade

FURTHER to our commentary published by Daily Cargo News titled “It’s time to reform border holds”, Freight & Trade Alliance…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Cargo Reporting compliance

FREIGHT & Trade Alliance (FTA) is currently preparing a “Discussion Paper” examining potential solutions to address compliance in the timeliness of…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Case update – issuing a misleading bill of lading

FOLLOWING the commentary published by Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA) and Daily Cargo News (DCN) on 20 October 2017 “Damages of…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Minister announces free export compliance training for international trade professionals

THE Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Steve Ciobo MP, has announced the Australian Peak Shippers Association…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: It’s time to reform border holds

DEPLOYMENT of modern x-ray solutions at the border is essential if we are serious about community protection and facilitating the…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Regulation and mobile apps leading the way in reducing supply chain costs

FROM a cargo owner’s perspective, Port Botany sets a national benchmark in efficiency as a “waiting time detention free port” giving…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Industry needs government intervention with the ACCC leaving industry stranded

A RECENT Federal Court decision relating to substantial price increases at the Port of Newcastle means that the Australian Competition and Consumer…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Office of National Intelligence keeps us guessing on traditional customs responsibilities

Customs as we once knew it will soon be distant a memory. Is the new order too radical or a logical progression aligned to our contemporary security and economic environment, asks PAUL ZALAI*