Tuesday 20th Nov, 2018
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Data is the new oil – how Big Data is transforming logistics

THE phrase ‘data is the new oil’ has entered the world of freight logistics to suggest a commodity without which the industry grinds to…
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Minister talks trade in China

TRADE minister Steven Ciobo was in China last week discussing the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) with the country’s commerce…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Australian shipping (from the past to the future)

AFTER all my now concluded focus on shipping past, it is time to address how we can see the future. Australian international shipping is…
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Wellard sends beef to China

LIVE exporter Wellard announced on Monday its first shipment of beef cattle to China. About 2000 cattle will be loaded…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Coastal Shipping – the challenge continues

THE long-awaited Government proposal to amend coastal trading legislation has finally hit the Parliament in the form of the Coastal Trading…
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State to increase subsidies to get more Freo freight on rail

THE Western Australian government is aiming to decrease trucks on the roads around Fremantle Port by increasing its freight-on-rail subsidy…
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CentrePort container cranes back in action

CONTAINER cranes at Wellington’s CentrePort have resumed operations for the first time since they were disabled by the Kaikoura earthquake…
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Regulator in the firing line over DPWA’s Freo surcharge

A NEW infrastructure surcharge imposed on users of the DPWA facility at Fremantle highlights the competition regulator’s inadequacies, an industry…
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