Tuesday 25th Sep, 2018

Port of Townsville channel upgrade gets funding boost

The federal government pledged $75m for the project, which is to allow larger ships to call

The first shipment of cranes departs for Australia in February. Photo: DP World Australia

Five new cranes headed to four DPWA terminals

The cranes are due at the first port in the middle of this month

Photo: Fremantle Ports

Freo container trade sees July slump

WA’s main container port saw a slow month in July

Photo: Flinders Ports

Adelaide container throughput up marginally in July

The month’s containerised cargo throughput was in line with the monthly average for the past year

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

INDUSTRY OPINION: Container detentions and customs brokers

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

Swire Shipping's Pago Pago team. Photo: Swire Shipping

Swire Shipping celebrates 500th call at Pago Pago

The company also celebrated the opening of a new office in the territory


BIL gears up for King Island fertiliser season

The fertiliser season is bound to be a busy one on Bass Strait

Port of Hamburg in Germany is just one operation where Containerchain expertise has been deployed. Shutterstock

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SPECIAL REPORT: Integrated platforms the path for growth

Since its inception a decade ago, Containerchain has become a leader in providing supply chain technology. Chris Collins tells DCN about recent developments and new trends