Saturday 23rd Jun, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: New budget biosecurity levy a sleight of hand

The Australian Federation of International Forwarders raises questions about the new budget’s biosecurity levy

Ilker Pakten and Erkin Findik of Ulukom; Photo: WiseTech

WiseTech delighted with Turkish acquisition

WISETECH Global has announced the acquisition of Ulukom, a logistics and customs solutions provider in Turkey. Based in Istanbul, Ulukom…
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Government releases review into live sheep exports

GREATER space for animals to move and a reduction in the proportion of sheep deaths considered acceptable are features of…
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Ciobo looks to ‘footy diplomacy’ to further China trade

BACK in the early 70s there was ‘ping pong diplomacy’ and now there is an Australian variant with ‘footy diplomacy’…
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Industry groups question government on budget biosecurity levy

Many questions remain about the why and how of the budget’s $10.02 “biosecurity levy”

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Aussies headed to blockchain conference in US

A delegation of blockchain aficionados are headed to a crypto conference in New York

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Contracting liner shipping market risks effective competition

Have shipping lines lost their customer focus? A representatives of international shippers believes this is so.

Export Council of Australia head of policy, Heath Baker. Photo: Export Council of Australia

Budget positive for small exporters: Export Council

While this year’s budget is good for smaller exporters, it is not a bonanza, according to ECA