Monday 24th Sep, 2018
Australian Customs and Border Protection Service

INDUSTRY OPINION: Container detentions and customs brokers

Customs brokers and freight forwarders have no control over containers on border hold, writes Paul Damkjaer


DEPARTMENTAL PERSPECTIVE: Big year for biosecurity

An expanding freight task combined with more international travelers brings multiple biosecurity challenges, writes Nico Padovan*


Consultation starts on next stage of review into live export standard

The government is seeking to save the struggling live export industry by improving animal welfare standards


Summit to examine chain of responsibility laws

Deputy PM Michael McCormack is one of the key speakers for an industry event at Melbourne Park

Ian Ackerman

YM Efficiency highlights SOLAS concerns

A CTAA forum in Melbourne’s western suburbs discussed the safe movement of containers on both land and sea

DP World Australia CEO Paul Scurrah speaks at the Ports Australia Biennial Conference 2018. Ian Ackerman/DCN

Infrastructure access charges essential, says Scurrah

The DP World Australia boss made the case for the charges at the Ports Australia Biennial Conference in Darwin

Labor MP Anthony Albanese speaks at the Ports Australia Biennial Conference 2018. Ian Ackerman/DCN

Albo makes the case for coastal shipping

The Labor politician came out swinging for government reforms to renew Australia’s coastal shipping and its maritime industry


Importer to pay $2m after ABF investigation

The ABF says the penalties imposed reflect the severity of the import business’ import duty evasions