Saturday 17th Mar, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Italian bugs reveal bigger stink in Aus importing costs

PETER McCRAE* urges the federal Agriculture Minister to intervene regarding heavy fees caused by “poor process”

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Transport operator surcharges – will temporary relief become a permanent blight?

We have a new paradigm where competing entities are en masse introducing surcharges, writes PAUL ZALAI

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Huge haul of crystal meth found in sea cargo consignment

AUTHORITIES discovered a record haul of crystal methamphetamine last month in a sea-cargo consignment headed for Adelaide. On 24 January,…
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New empty container de-hire regime to add up to $200 per container: CBFCA

MAERSK Line’s announcement that it would change its empty container de-hire regime could add between $80 and $200 per container…
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INDUSTRY EDITORIAL: 2018 customs compliance priorities

THE Australian Border Force (ABF) is an operationally independent, frontline body in the newly created Home Affairs portfolio. Working alongside…
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One million capital raising for Mizzen Group

MIZZEN Group has reported completion of a $1m capital raising effort aimed at funding new products and supporting market growth….
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Is it appropriate to tax imports where we have no industry to protect?

Russell Wiese* provides the following commentary questioning the appropriateness of maintaining import tariffs on new motor vehicles

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Cost recovery… who did what, how, when and why

CBFCA CEO Paul Damkjaer takes a look at the DAWR’s proposed changes to Approved Arrangements WITH the Department of Agriculture…
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