Supply Chain News - Amazon on track to dominate Australian retail within seven years

By Chi Mai
February 11, 2019
, By Chi Mai
February 11, 2019

Amazon has not exactly triggered a "retail apocalypse" in the last 12 months, much to the relief of local retailers.
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How to Prepare Your Products for Amazon FBA Australia | Freight Forwarding Tips

By Chi Mai
February 05, 2019

Amazon has opened its doors to Australians for over a year now, and many sellers have had to wait a long time for its Fulfilled by Amazon feature, where their products can be packed and shipped directly from Amazon's fulfillment centre, under the...
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Supply Chain News - Trump Tariffs Force Tough Choices at U.S. Auto Suppliers

By Chi Mai
February 04, 2019

Tariffs on the steel industry in the USA has hit the automotive industries hard, and the story below reveals how US automotive suppliers have been struggling with the introduction of the tariffs.
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Rio Tinto to operate more autonomous trains for its supply chain

By Chi Mai
January 28, 2019

The Anglo-Australian mining firm, Rio Tinto, has revealed it has added more autonomous trains to its fleet.
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Supply Chain Shifts from China-based to ASEAN-based | Whale Logistics Blog

By Chi Mai
January 21, 2019

The relocation of production bases from China to ASEAN is perhaps the most notable benefit of the ongoing US-China trade war for the region. Over the past several decades, companies have flocked to China to take advantage of their low-cost...
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Sea Freight News - Blank Sailings due to Lunar New Year - Jan/Feb 2019

By Chi Mai
January 18, 2019
, By Chi Mai
January 18, 2019

Please be advised that there will be a blank sailing on the below services, due to Lunar New Year in weeks 6-8.
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How to Import From China to Australia | Whale Logistics Freight Forwarding Country Series

By Chi Mai
January 16, 2019

In this new series, we break down the process of how to import goods into Australia from various countries. The second post in the series focuses on China, the world's biggest exporter.
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Supply Chain News - 'Major changes' expected on the U.S automotive supply chain with U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement

By Chi Mai
January 14, 2019

An agreement between the U.S., Mexico and Canada regarding proposed tariffs on Chinese products in the automotive industry looks set to force ‘major changes’ in a number of leading supply chains.
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2018 Supply Chain Year In Review - Whale Logistics Blog

By Chi Mai
January 08, 2019

From Trump's tariffs to Teslas, this blog post runs down some of the events that changed global supply chain management this year. Looking back at 2018, the most important supply chain stories included the following:
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Economic “Predictions” for 2019 and Impact on Global Supply Chains | Whale Logistics Australia

By Chi Mai
December 19, 2018

The global economy started 2018 with strong, synchronized growth, but the momentum faded as the year progressed and growth trends diverged. Notably, the economies of the eurozone, the United Kingdom, Japan, and China began to weaken. In contrast,...
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