Thursday 19th Jul, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: The proposed new charge on LVTs – when a processing charge is not a tax

There has been significant commentary on the proposal for the introduction of a processing charge on certain low – value…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Trade in the age of Trump

MARKETS have been seriously disrupted by the announcement of new trade policies by the Trump Administration in the US. Trump…
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Healthy February container volumes reported in Melbourne

CONTAINER throughput at the Port of Melbourne in February in keeping with the previous six months’ higher-than-average numbers. In February…
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Steven Ciobo, minister for trade, tourism and investment. Photo: DFAT

Brexit on the agenda for Ciobo trip to UK

AUSTRALIA’S trade minister Steven Ciobo is headed to the UK on a mission to advance Australia’s trade agenda with the…
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Ports Australia policy director Ash Sinha (L), Ports Australia CEO Michael Gallacher (R); credit Ports Australia

“Freight tsunami” demands coastal shipping response

GOVERNMENT must lead the way in pushing coastal shipping as a means of handling the coming “freight tsunami” Ports Australia…
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L to R: Bush Agribusiness director Ian McLean, David Littleproud and NTCA president Chris Nott

Free trade deals set to boost Territory beef

BEEF producers in the Northern Territory are set to be big winners from recent free trade agreements federal agriculture minister…
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Australian Livestock Exporters Council

INFOGRAPHIC: Beef exporters face tougher Indonesian market

AUSTRALIAN beef exporters will face increased competition in the key market of Indonesia, after the country’s trade authority issued permits…
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DCN special reports available for download

ONLINE readers of Daily Cargo News now have the option of downloading our special reports. Our special reports, which feature…
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