Monday 20th Aug, 2018
Port of Townsville

China-bound cattle depart Townsville

A SHIPMENT of live cattle from Northern Australia bound for China departed today (17 January) from Port of Townsville’s Berth…
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Wine fight with Canada escalates with WTO complaint

AUSTRALIA has initiated formal World Trade Organization dispute settlement action against Canada, saying the country has taken discriminatory measures affecting…
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FWC provisionally concludes “ordinary work week” for seafarers should be 38 hours

THE Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission handed down a provisional decision that may affect the pay rate for…
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Software giant to expand in Adelaide with regional centre and ‘virtual shipyard’

SUPPORTING delivery of a Virtual Shipyard Training Project is the aim of Dassault Systèmes new regional centre in Adelaide. Dassault…
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Rio Tinto happy with fourth quarter shipments

RIO Tinto has reported shipping 90m tonnes of iron ore from the Pilbara during the 2017 fourth quarter. Chief executive…
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ANL “fine tuning” PNG trade after SOFRANA acquisition

ANL is in the process of fine tuning its services on the Papua New Guinea trade following the company’s acquisition…
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2017 was record year for Gladstone

GLADSTONE Ports Corporation reported handling more than 121.3m tonnes of throughput across the three ports it manages over the 2017…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Cost recovery… who did what, how, when and why

CBFCA CEO Paul Damkjaer takes a look at the DAWR’s proposed changes to Approved Arrangements WITH the Department of Agriculture…
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