Monday 19th Nov, 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 “
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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: Infrastructure charges threaten shipping line THC revenue in Australia

Stevedores in Australia are now recovering their costs from landside users, so should Australian shippers still be paying Terminal Handling Charges (THCs) to shipping lines, asks TRAVIS BROOKS-GARRETT

INDUSTRY OPINION: The Global Green Freight Agenda

The Australian logistics industry will be subject to major environmental reform, whether we like it or not, writes TRAVIS BROOKS-GARRETT

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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*