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Hapag-Lloyd to improve Australia product

Hapag-Lloyd is going to improve its Australia product by introducing a new competitive and reliable service concept via Singapore, providing faster transit times to all major ports in Australia. The new product will offer an increased sailing frequency to/from Australian ports, with more connections and shipping options in both directions. …

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APL to apply fees in Australia & New Zealand

APL will apply the following Origin Late Shipping/ Forwarding Instruction Submission Fees. For both phases below, shipping instructions are to be submitted to APL at least 48 hours before vessel departure. Shipping instructions that are received after this time frame will incur the following late submission charges. Origin: Australia & New Zealand Destination: All …

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Port omissions in Australia

The CMA CGM Corneille V9105 due on the Australian Coast 16th March will omit Fremantle in order to assist with schedule recovery. Export cargo can be directed to the Al Safat V9104 ETD 10th March or the Al Manamah V9106 ETD 23rd March. Revised Australian schedule is as follows: Port …

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Malaysia, Australia at odds on free trade

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said nations needed to re-evaluate globalisation and economic integration because it was leaving some people behind and fuelling inequality. Speaking at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit in Papua New Guinea on Saturday (Nov 17), Dr Mahathir called for a more level playing field on …

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APL revises Equipment Handling Charge

Effective 1 December 2018, APL will be revising its Equipment Handling Charge (EQH/EQD) for Australia. Origin Equipment Handling Charge (EQH) Origin: Australia Destination: All destinations Equipment Type Currency 20’ 40′ HC40′ Dry AUS 80 85 85 Flat Rack/Open Top/Tank AUS 80 85 85 Reefer AUS 85 100 100 Destination Equipment Handling Charge (EQD) …

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Kalmar to support ACFS Port Logistics

Kalmar wins fleet solution order from ACFS Port Logistics Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has won an order to provide Kalmar Fleet Solution of mobile equipment to Australian Container Freight Services (ACFS) operations in Adelaide, Fremantle and Melbourne. This order, comprising a total of 3 units of DCG100 Empty Container Handlers …

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Opinion: Why we need a world-class container port

Connectivity isn’t everything, but it’s almost everything. Faster, better and cheaper is transforming our daily lives. And connectivity isn’t just about broadband access. It’s also about fast and efficient freight transport. Australia’s prosperity as an island continent depends on its transport linkages, particularly through our seaports. Today, over 95 per …

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Australia, seasonal measures for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

The Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources introduced seasonal import measures on July 10, 2018 to manage the risk of Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) during the high risk season. New seasonal measures will apply for goods shipped on or between 1 September 2018 to 30 April 2019. Risks The …

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