Wednesday 12th Dec, 2018

Melbourne reports record trade in October

The Port of Melbourne has reported a busy start to the final quarter of the 2018 calendar year

Photo: Dale Crisp

Eagle Bulk expands scrubber initiative

The shipping company is looking to get its house in order ahead of new IMO sulphur regulations


INDUSTRY OPINION: Proposed biosecurity levy will destroy trust in the system

The new biosecurity levy on import cargo, announced in the last budget, is nothing but a tax grab, writes Llew Russell*


Trade trouble not so sweet at WTO

Australia says Indian sugar subsidies are hurting its sugar farmers and exporters and is taking the complaint to the WTO


Mariners to discuss energy

Secretary-general of the ICS is to attend a session in Melbourne on energy in the shipping industry

Photo: Kimberley Ports Authority

Kimberley ports saw an increase in vessel calls over 2017-18

Kimberley Ports Authority’s recently released annual report for the past financial year shows more vessels called at Broome than the previous year

Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Pilbara October throughput volumes flat

There was little change in throughput volumes last month compared with last year

Photo: ABF

ABF searches commercial vessels at Gladstone

The focus of the searches were crew visa verifications and compliance with goods movements