Tuesday 17th Jul, 2018

Port of Melbourne announces refinancing

Management believes the refinancing puts the port in a better position to expand

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Coal demand changes to affect bulker rates

China maybe looking for coal closer to home, affecting the demand for bulkers

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Container ‘infrastructure levy’ to be applied at Adelaide

Flinders Adelaide Container Terminal has moved to implement a container levy, similar to those imposed by stevedores around the country

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TT Club encouraged by 2017 financial results

MARITIME insurer TT Club has indicated it is happy with financial results for the year ended December 31, 3017. Highlights…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Australian shippers scrutinise the Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS)

LAST week Australian shippers were shocked by notifications from the world’s top three container lines of the imminent introduction of…
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Trump’s Iran call to boost bigger ships’ trend

A decision by President Trump to scrap an agreement with Iran is set to impact the world of container shipping

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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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