Saturday 17th Nov, 2018
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MSC announces changes for Australia Express

MEDITERRANEAN Shipping Company says changes to it Australia Express Service will result in faster transit times for Europe-bound cargo. The…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Australia needs Australian flag shipping

THIS issue is no novelty for any readers or for myself. The question has been asked of me why this…
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Kalmar Thais down crane deal

CARGOTEC subsidiary, Kalmar, has signed a contract with BMT Pacific for four SmartPower Rubber-Tyred Gantry (RTG) Cranes. The new machines…
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World Maritime Day celebrated in Cook Islands

AVATIU Harbour was the setting for World Maritime Day celebrations in the Cook Islands, South Pacific. The celebrations incorporated the…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Strains of a life at sea

THERE are so many aspects of this form of existence in the latter parts of the 1900s. Crew didn’t have…
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INFOGRAPHIC: Sugar figures remain sour for cane growers

RETURNS to Australian cane growers are forecast to average 8% less in the 2017/18 season, as a result of a…
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DB Schenker Australia opens colossal logistics facility

GERMAN logistics giant DB Schenker has opened its largest logistics facility in the country in the western Sydney suburb of Hoxton…
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Maersk Innoshima. Photo: Dale Crisp

SPECIAL REPORT: Liner Trades to North America

It’s been another stable, boring and rather disappointing year in the North American trade from Australia and carriers are unsure whether to be happy or sad.