Thursday 22nd Nov, 2018

Norfolk Island VGM surcharge announced

Neptune Pacific Line said it was to help recover costs associated with compliance with SOLAS regulations

Photo: Ian Ackerman

ACCC’s stevedoring report looks at possible developments at Newcastle, Burnie

The ACCC is still investigating “concerns” about arrangements governing container trade through Newcastle


Transport company whacked with $80,000 penalty

The Fair Work Ombudsman penalised the logistics company for underpaying workers


2019 Australian Biosecurity Awards nominations now open

The awards will be presented as part of the ABARES Outlook Conference in March 2019


OPINION: Australia needs to go nuclear

Captain Harry Mansson argues for nuclear power as an energy source and the spillover for the maritime sector

ACCC chairman Rod Sims. ACCC

ACCC concerned over potential impact of infrastructure charges

As debate rages over the validity of infrastructure fees, the ACCC has hinted at intervention from key state governments


2020 sulphur limit adopted with changes

The topic of sulphur limits has generated much discussion in international shipping circles


LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Port rail, pricing review are welcome announcements

A DCN readers weighs in on the recent supply chain-related announcements by the Victorian Government