DHL Global Forwarding has introduced a new Sustainable Marine Fuel (SMF) service for ocean freight. Read more
Freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace Freelancer has added to its global pool of assets, acquiring Australia’s leading digital freight marketplace Loadshift. Read more
Australia Post is preparing for the Click Frenzy’s Mayhem event, which will begin on the evening of Tuesday 18 May.
Ports Australia has released its submission to the Productivity Commission’s study into Australia’s resilience to global disruptions and engagement with the logistics sectors.
Consumer expectations are changing due to the recent spike in online shopping activity. Now, Australian online shoppers are seeking more convenience in their parcel deliveries, with 54 per cent of online shoppers wanting retailers to deliver parcels to after-hours location hubs.
The $211 million commitment from the Federal Government to fund increased domestic fuel storage and support Australian oil refineries is a welcome step to improving fuel security. However, industry says genuine energy security requires action on how fuel is transported to Australia and around the coast.
Victoria International Container Terminal has increased their infrastructure surcharge following an increase by DP World in May and Hutchinson in Brisbane who have increased fees by almost 100 per cent.
Shipping line giant, A.P. Moller – Maersk has announced that its entire fleet of vessels will be assisting in a global research initiative on weather patterns and climate change. Read more
The Freight and Trade Alliance (FTA) has appointed a new head of border and biosecurity. Read more