MUA PROTECTED INDUSTRIAL ACTION - PATRICK SYDNEY
Freight and Trade Alliance (FTA) have received advice from Patrick Terminals regarding the following "Protected Industrial Action (PIA)" notification from the Maritime Union of Australi...
19 May 2021
SHIPPING LINE INCREASES
Please note the latest increases being implemented. 1. North Europe/Mediterranean to Australia - GRI (in effect now) ANL & CMA CGM
Quantum & Application:
Dry - USD400/ TEU (including ...
19 May 2021
INDUSTRY GRUMBLES OF RATE RISES
More (not so) good news continues from the shipping lines...... 1. North Asia to Australia - GRI+ ANL - General Rate Increase (GRI) - Effective 15 May 2021 Import shipments with origin in K...
6 May 2021
WHO IS HOLDING ALL THE ACES?
Who is holding all the aces? A good question! Please take a moment to read our latest bulletin, informing you of the new game being played at the global supply chain table. 1. AIRLINES & ...
4 May 2021
EASTER LONG WEEKEND - CONTAINER SURCHARGE
We would like to remind all clients as a result of the forthcoming Easter long weekend, containers which are subject to availability during this period will incur a weekend surcharge. To avoid un...
1 April 2021
BRISBANE PORT TO PENALISE INACCURATE CONTAINER WEIGHTS
Further to our bulletin circulated on the 4th of February, we have received the following update on the Pondus Scheme.

PATRICK TERMINAL WEIGHT AMENDMENT FEES We have received advice from the...
8 March 2021
THE POWERHOUSE ARK
We love to share our feel-good news with you as at times our project department is entrusted with relocating very special cargo. As you would appreciate there are many challenges transporting l...
19 February 2021
MUA SAYS "NO WAY" - VICT LTD
VICT ANNOUNCES FURTHER DISRUPTION We have received a media release from our industry association FTA, regarding further disruptions to the supply chain in Melbourne.  VICT Limited has re...
17 February 2021
DOOM & GLOOM CONTINUES
HUTCHISON PORTS INCREASE CHARGES & VICT PORT DISRUPTION HUTCHISON PORTS INCREASE LANDSIDE CHARGES We have received advice that Hutchison Ports will increase both their Infrastructure fees...
11 February 2021
AUSTRALIAN CUSTOMS - ICS - TECHNICAL ISSUES
ICS - TECHNICAL ISSUES Please be advised Australian Border Force are reporting electronic data  interchange messaging problems interfacing to the Integrated Cargo System (ICS). Industry ...
8 February 2021