Monday 22nd Oct, 2018
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The new Trump tariffs – the tip of the trade iceberg?

After several months of uncertainty and speculation, President Trump has finally announced his intention for the US to introduce additional…
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ALC Forum 2018 panel talks diversity in the industry

DIVERSITY is an issue in the transport and logistics sector, with just over a quarter of roles in the transport,…
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The economy and how foreign exchange impacts the freight and customs sector

By definition the freight/customs industry is exposed to Foreign Exchange (FX) risk, as it deals with foreign currency receipts and…
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ACCC greenlights Qube’s MCS acquisition

THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced it will allow Qube to keep Maritime Container Services, a business which…
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Program to boost female participation in logistics announced

AUSTRALIA‚Äôs supply chain industry must close its gender gap and attract fresh talent if it wants to meet an increasingly…
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Albo talks infrastructure at ALC Forum 2018

THE freight and logistics sector is the lifeblood of the Australian economy, said shadow transport minister Anthony Albanese told delegates…
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Larger ships soon could be calling at Geraldton in WA

Tyne ACFS open Fremantle depot

A NEW empty container depot at Fremantle Port has been opened by Tyne ACFS. According to a company statement, the…
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New deputy PM McCormack lays out vision for freight and logistics

DEPUTY prime minister and infrastructure and transport minister Michael McCormack last night addressed the Australian Logistics Council Forum 2018, saying…
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