Wednesday 15th Aug, 2018
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November deadline for Coastal Trading submissions

INDUSTRY and other stakeholders have until November 13 to make submissions on the federal government’s Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping)…
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Getting the most from Asian FTAs

INCREASING uptake of free trade agreements by Australian exporters, particularly in north-east Asia, is the aim joint efforts by the…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Case update – issuing a misleading bill of lading

FOLLOWING the commentary published by Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA) and Daily Cargo News (DCN) on 20 October 2017 “Damages of…
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The DCN is on Facebook and Twitter

DCN – Daily Cargo News has launched its new social media sites to help keep you informed about the latest in your industry.

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SAFTA updates sail through Parliament

AMENDMENTS to the Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement (SAFTA) passed both houses of Parliament yesterday (October 19). In a statement, trade…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: The elephant in the room – a cautionary tale for freight forwarders

THE District Court of New South Wales has ruled that a freight forwarder engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct by…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Damages of almost $1 million awarded against forwarder

FREIGHT forwarders who issue bills of lading (BOL) need to take extreme care to ensure their house BOL is not…
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Ports Oz welcomes competition reforms

PORTS Australia has congratulated the Commonwealth Government for passing the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Competition Policy Review) Bill. The Competition and…
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