Monday 20th Aug, 2018
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Tough beef on the horizon

GLOBAL beef markets are looking to get tough in the coming year, according to Rabobank’s Global Beef Quarterly Q4. With…
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Fruit exporters in a pickle over VICT picket

CONSIGNMENTS of apples and pears are among the cargo consignments held up at Webb Dock as a consequence of a…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Urgent resolution is required to salvage our international trade

THE infamous 1998 Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) industrial action was isolated to Patrick. That was bad enough. Nearly 20…
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Investment to boost Vic Infant formula exports to China

AN EXPANSION of Burra Foods facility at Korumburra, South Gippsland, is expected to boost exports of infant formula from Victoria…
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SAFTA amendments enter into force

AMENDMENTS to the Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement, which Parliament approved in October, entered into force on December 1. In a…
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Picket remains in place at VICT

A PICKET outside the gates of Victoria International Container Terminal is still in place as of Monday morning, management says….
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Thrips threat: DAWR study to inform import conditions

THE Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has released a comprehensive analysis of a significant plant biosecurity risk, with an…
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Final approval granted for Maersk’s Hamburg Süd acquisition

MAERSK Line obtained the final regulatory approval for its acquisition of Hamburg Süd on Tuesday after the Korea Fair Trade…
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