2023 trade challenges

NSW port privatisation deals made public

In a significant move towards greater transparency, the NSW Treasurer revealed on 21 March the financial implications stemming from the privatisation of the state’s ports, uncovering a potential
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(L to R) ITC safety manager Stephen Costello, chief operating officer Brendon Gibson, and chief development officer Leigh Cook. Image: Prime Creative Media.

Ticking all the boxes

Intermodal Terminal Company is striving to change the terminal game in Australia and has begun so by constructing a new facility at its site in Somerton, Melbourne. Read More
The warehouse is fully insulated and maintains an ambient temperature. Image: Flinders Port.

Expanding SA’s operations in 2024

Flinders Warehousing & Distribution Operations Manager, Todd Clarke, tells MHD about the company expanding its operations in South Australia, improving security and safety in its warehouses, and implementing a new WMS. Read More
Port sustainability

New CEO at Ports Victoria

In a significant move for the state’s commercial ports sector, Craig Walker has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Ports Victoria. This announcement was made by the Allan Labor Government, marking a new era of leadership and expertise for the organisation. Read More
Chris Hudson, Senior Associate at Prological.

Addressing shipping container challenges

Australia has some unique challenges when it comes to managing shipping containers for import and export freight. Chris Hudson, Senior Associate at Prological provides an update on the local container scene and unveils some potential logistical solutions to current issues faced in the supply chain. Read More
GTA joins FTA.

GTA joins APSA and FTA

Grain Trade Australia (GTA) has joined the Australian Peak Shippers Association (APSA) and Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA) in a growing alliance of peak industry bodies focussed on reform to international shipping supply chains. Read More