Monday 21st May, 2018
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DCN budget wrap

There’s plenty in this year’s budget beyond the much lauded Port Botany rail duplication

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Port costs risk export success

REVELATIONS an Australian exporter is paying almost three times as much in local port charges as it costs to ship…
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CBFCA chews the fat with competition regulator

A raft of issues was discussed during a meeting between representatives of the CBFCA and the ACCC

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Port fee pain

Are costs at Port of Melbourne a local issue or symptomatic of a national efficiency problem?

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Non-tariff barriers for grain in Littleproud’s crosshairs

Despite FTAs, Australian grain exporters still face trade barriers in some places

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INDUSTRY ANALYSIS: The Economy and how Foreign Exchange Impacts the Freight and Customs Industry

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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INDUSTRY OPINION: Biosecurity cost recovery – will logic and fairness prevail?

It is becoming increasingly apparent border and biosecurity agencies have inconsistent cost recovery philosophies, writes PAUL ZALAI*