Friday 19th Jan, 2018
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More US coal exports support dry bulk shipping industry

Seaborne coal exports from the US are on the rise, which is lifting the global dry bulk shipping industry, according…
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NYK conviction reflects “cartel focus”, says Sims

AUSTRALIAN Competition and Consumer Commission chair, Rod Sims, has hailed the conviction Japanese liner NYK as vindication of increased resources…
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China blocks Aussie grain shipments, reports analyst

CHINA has blocked some Australian grain shipments following the implementation of new import standards. Trade and agriculture researcher on China,…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Western Australia

Cause for optimism out west, says WA economist

Spodumene crystals (containing Lithia, Li2O) at Pilbara Minerals Pilgangoora Project

SPECIAL REPORT: Western Australia

Lithium market set to explode in WA

Truckies call for ACCC involvement in stevedore surcharge stoush

THE Australian Trucking Association (ATA) has called for the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to step in to regulate…
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VTA slams CityLink toll hikes

LOOMING toll increases for heavy vehicles by Melbourne CityLink operator Transurban have been branded discriminatory by transport body the Victorian…
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China resources outlook cautious despite commodity gains

THE Commonwealth’s chief commodity forecaster has reported unexpected surges in coking coal and iron ore are tipped to add $47bn…
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