Friday 19th Jan, 2018
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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: Damages of almost $1 million awarded against forwarder

FREIGHT forwarders who issue bills of lading (BOL) need to take extreme care to ensure their house BOL is not…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: The real costs of accommodating bigger ships in Australia

The productivity benefits of larger ships should be shared with Australia’s shippers, writes TRAVIS BROOKS-GARRETT*

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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: Big boys and big toys

What do bigger ships mean for shippers, asks DALE CRISP*

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Booking Cancellation Fees – are they fair?

Accountability should exist for both shippers and shipping lines, writes TRAVIS BROOKS-GARRETT*

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Is 2017 the year that Australia lost control of its supply chain costs?

Competition law amendments may re-write shipping regulation in this country, writes TRAVIS BROOKS-GARRETT*

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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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