Monday 20th Aug, 2018
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Supply chain growth in dairy sector

“CONCRETE signs” of sustained supply growth from exporters suggest global dairy prices have peaked for now, according to Rabobank. The…
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Quiet week for capes

UPCOMING Moon Festival holidays in China have been blamed for a quiet week in the capsize sector. That was the…
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INFOGRAPHIC: Sugar figures remain sour for cane growers

RETURNS to Australian cane growers are forecast to average 8% less in the 2017/18 season, as a result of a…
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Maersk Innoshima. Photo: Dale Crisp

SPECIAL REPORT: Liner Trades to North America

It’s been another stable, boring and rather disappointing year in the North American trade from Australia and carriers are unsure whether to be happy or sad.


INDUSTRY OPINION: Big boys and big toys

What do bigger ships mean for shippers, asks DALE CRISP*

Seatrade Orange. Photo: Dale Crisp

SPECIAL REPORT: Liner Trades to Europe and Mediterranean

This year’s rapid increase in capacity in the Australia-Europe trade suggests a leap in demand, but official statistics belie this. Instead, it’s growth on intermediate sectors and conditions on mostly-unrelated routes that are shaping trends.

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Rise in capesize rates

CAPESIZE rates have improved lately, mainly caused by cargoes from Brazil, analysts Banchero Costa have reported. According to BC, the…
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