Monday 24th Sep, 2018

South Australian industry bodies disappointed in “smoke and mirrors” budget

The lobby groups say SA got the short end of the stick in this year’s budget when it comes to infrastructure

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Ports Oz boss says infrastructure spending good, coastal shipping reform better

The ports peak body is advocating a more holistic approach to the coming freight tsunami

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DCN budget wrap

There’s plenty in this year’s budget beyond the much lauded Port Botany rail duplication

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Port costs risk export success

REVELATIONS an Australian exporter is paying almost three times as much in local port charges as it costs to ship…
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Deputy PM praises reductions in Reef vessel groundings

Michael McCormack headed north to check out NAV18 on the Gold Coast

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Budget must support freight task says ALC

Australia’s burgeoning freight task is sure to provide headaches for the nation’s bean counters in the upcoming budget


Huge population growth to boost freight task

An increasing population makes for ever-larger demands on the movement of goods

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Australian freight infrastructure is ageing, warns IPA

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia has released a report into the state of the national freight sector