Author: Elise McKillop

Certain ocean shipping containers will be subject to mandatory offshore biosecurity treatments as of 12 April 2012, according to new rules imposed by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. Any ocean shipping containers that are subject to the new rules, but which have not been treated...

We have recently noted the extended shipping delays being experienced ex the USA to Australia. This is now resulting in an increase in air freight cargo bookings as AU importers are seeking ways to keep stock levels at a necessary level. It is also providing greater certainty to the...

USA port congestion shows no sign of easing Changed buying patterns brought about by the pandemic have brought extreme consumer demand into North America, import volumes are at record levels. This combined with Covid outbreaks at local ports and a shortage of container equipment have created what...

This is great news for all importers and exporters for both LCL and FCL shipments via Port Botany. We are pleased to share the announcement from Freight & Trade Alliance regarding the removal of the Port Botany congestion surcharge. Hamburg Sud and Maersk released statements...

Victoria International Container Terminal will be launching an aggressive industrial campaign against the terminal operator with a series of work-bans and stoppages commencing this Friday....

The Department of Agriculture is introducing new offshore treatment requirements to address the risk of khapra beetle. The Khapra beetle is a highly invasive pest that poses a major threat to Australia’s grains industry....

Chinese New Year commences February 11th and concludes February 17th 2021. If you haven't already, now is the time to plan for your next orders so we can make appropriate bookings....