Wednesday 13th Dec, 2017
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Smart technology a focal point of ICHCA conference

INCORPORATING smart technology to improve outcomes was a key theme of the International Cargo Handling Co-Ordination Association 65th anniversary conference…
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Photo: By Sam Wilson from Fremantle, Australia - Al Messilah IMO 7924425, CC BY-SA 2.0, Link

Sheep ship stopped from sailing at Fremantle

THE Australian Maritime Safety Authority has withdrawn permission for the Kuwaiti-flagged livestock carrier Al Messilah (IMO 7924425) to carry livestock…
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ACCC to examine stevedores’ use of infrastructure money

COMPETITION czar Rod Sims has indicated stevedores that introduced or hiked infrastructure charges earlier in the year can expect scrutiny…
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Shipping Industry Award nominees announced

SUSPENSE is building ahead of the 22nd annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards with the announcement earlier this week…
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OUT & ABOUT: Shipping Industry Golf Challenge chips in for charity

MONA Vale Golf Club was again the scene of a battle of epic proportions between the titans of Australia’s shipping…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: All quiet on the coastal front

IN THE October 5 issue, we included a polite Open Memo for Mr Turnbull and Mr Shorten calling for a…
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Albo recommits to coastal shipping

FEDERAL opposition transport spokesman, Anthony Albanese, has re-committed Labor to a “strengthened shipping policy” if it is returned to government….
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China lifts Aussie beef ban

MORE beef can now flow to Chinese markets after the Chinese government lifted a ban on red meat imports from…
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