Thursday 24th May, 2018
Steven Ciobo, minister for trade, tourism and investment. Photo: DFAT

Ciobo highlights China ties

TRADE minister Steven Ciobo says it is important to avoid overplaying Australia’s differences with China and instead to focus on…
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Funding announced to help Northern Australian farmers export to Asia

The project will include a survey of Chinese consumers

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INTTRA adds Salam Pacific Indonesia Lines to network

It is the first Indonesian shipping line to join the network

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16 kilos of heroin discovered in Sydney air freight

A consignment of children’s clothes hid a haul of heroin

Kalmar Asia-Pacific senior vice-president Peter McLean; credit Kalmar

Smart products drive container growth, says Kalmar exec

INNOVATION and the increasing push for smart products is driving growth in containerised freight Kalmar head of Asia-Pacific Peter McLean…
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Government releases review into live sheep exports

GREATER space for animals to move and a reduction in the proportion of sheep deaths considered acceptable are features of…
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Ciobo looks to ‘footy diplomacy’ to further China trade

BACK in the early 70s there was ‘ping pong diplomacy’ and now there is an Australian variant with ‘footy diplomacy’…
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Four Japanese firms announce LNG bunker business

With the pressure on to reduce emissions in shipping, Japan is preparing for a new fuel