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16 July 2021

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Warning to shippers: expect high freight rates and disruption to last a while

Warning to shippers: expect high freight rates and disruption to last a while

by Harleigh Raidal
Interview with Tim Scharwath, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding (Credit: Alex Lennane at The LoadStar) Shippers should expect higher freight rates, long-term and also not expect much easing in the market until Chinese New Year 2022 and 'normality' in 2023. The warning comes from Tim...

2 July 2021

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Australian trade agenda response to the COVID19 pandemic.

Australian trade agenda response to the COVID19 pandemic.

Despite the optimism surfacing in some quarters that the world and its economy are recovering from the COVID-19 Pandemic, recovery is far from complete and the consequences will continue to affect the world for many years. This article provides some insight into how Australia's trade has co...

24 June 2021

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China's trade bottleneck could be worse than Suez Canal fiasco.

China's trade bottleneck could be worse than Suez Canal fiasco.

by Harleigh Raidal
China's trade bottleneck could be worse than Suez Canal fiasco.
There's currently the mother of all freight traffic jams far exceeding
March's Suez Canal fiasco. And the impact on Australia could be huge.   Worse than the Suez Canal disaster
More container loads of...

22 June 2021

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PIA Update - Patrick Terminals, Hutchison Ports

PIA Update - Patrick Terminals, Hutchison Ports

by Harleigh Raidal
PIA Update - Patrick Terminals, Hutchison Ports   IFCBAA has been advised by Patrick Terminals of further protected industrial action in Melbourne. Sydney Terminal delays have increased to approx. 7 days.
Full PIA details and current status of terminals in Read More tab below.

Hutc...

17 May 2021

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Australian Government Funding: $2.0 billion

Australian Government Funding: $2.0 billion

by Harleigh Raidal
$2 billion funding from Australian Government for intermodal Infrastructure. Project description A new intermodal terminal in Melbourne will increase efficiency and capacity of the national and Victorian freight industry by overcoming the constraints of the Dynon precinct and Melbourne...

10 May 2021

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(IFCBAA) Empty Container Working Group

(IFCBAA) Empty Container Working Group

by Harleigh Raidal
Dear Freight Industry, The Empty Container Working Group (Working Group) met on Tuesday 3 May 2021. In previous weeks, the members agreed that the Working Group should be extended for another six months as significant opportunities remain to make improvements across the empty container sup...
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