Wednesday 24th Oct, 2018

Stevedore contract terms under the microscope

Are access contracts fair to transport operators? One industry body has doubts


Common data set crucial for supply chains

The ALC believes a common set of data would result in a more efficient supply chain overall

Photo: Ian Ackerman

INDUSTRY OPINION: The freight challenge for NSW

Robert Gibbons explains issues that surround logistical chains and systems in New South Wales in the second in a series

Photo: Jim Wilson

RFNSW supports Tas Premier’s call for investigation into infrastructure access charges

The peak body said it supported the Tasmanian Premier’s recent call for an investigation into stevedores’ infrastructure access charges

Photo: ABF

Sea-cargo tobacco smuggling ring smashed in Sydney

The group also used postal services to attempt to smuggle illicit tobacco into Australia

Photo: Chris Mackey

Brisbane’s August container throughput up, yet down

Containerised trade through the port was steady in August

Photo: Port of Tauranga

Tauranga sees first quarter cargo growth

The North Island port saw an increase in throughput over the past three months


MISSION TO SEAFARERS: Operation Cruise Terminal

With cruise season starting this month, Mission to Seafarers Sydney is launching Operation Cruise Terminal, writes Wendy King*