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
PATRICK TERMINAL INCREASES
PATRICK TERMINAL INCREASES Dear Valued Customer, The below information has been issued by the CTAA along with Patrick Terminals Australia.

PATRICK TERMINAL WEIGHT AMENDMENT FEES Patrick ...
4 February 2021
DAWE - SUFFERING LONG SERVICE DELAYS
DEPT OF AGRICULTURE, WATER & THE ENVIRONMENT SUFFERING LONG SERVICE DELAYS Dear Valued Customer,
FTA reports the department has seen unprecedented demand for their services with in...
4 February 2021
WAITANGI DAY - NEW ZEALAND PUBLIC HOLIDAY
PORTS OF AUCKLAND CUSTOMER ADVISORY Dear Valued Customer,
The Ports of Auckland have issued the below notice.

With Waitangi Day public holiday (06 Feb) fast approaching, we wish to remin...
4 February 2021
SYDNEY is CHOKING
The FTA and various industry bodies are working closely with the ECWG (Dept of Transport NSW Group - established in 2020) to find a solution, that will improve the fallout we are experiencing wit...
3 February 2021
GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN CHALLENGES - USA
The impact of COVID-19 on the international shipping market is being felt across the globe. The high demand for freight has created equipment and space shortages as well as scheduling fluctuati...
3 February 2021
CHINESE NEW YEAR 2021
The Chinese New Year (CNY) of 2021 is fast approaching with most provinces closing for this traditional festival from 11th to 17th Feb, 2021. As you know, space and the equipment shortage remai...
1 February 2021
MASSIVE INCREASE IN CHINA RATES
Many clients are querying why the ocean freight rates from China are so expensive this year. Freight rates have been increasing rapidly since August 2020 and took off in September as demand bef...
20 October 2020