Ocean Freight News - OOCL Rate Restoration - September 2019

By Chi Mai
August 07, 2019

OOCL will implement Rate Restoration for routes between Australia and Korea, China, Taiwan and HongKong effective September 2019.
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The 5 Retail Exhibitions You Want to Attend in 2019

By Chi Mai
July 23, 2019
, By Chi Mai
July 23, 2019
, By Chi Mai
July 23, 2019

Whether you are a global retailer or starting out on your retail journey, trade fairs or retail exhibitions are a great way to meet new suppliers, learn about new products within your industry, and the trends in retail buying every year. This...
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Ocean Freight News - NE Asia General Rate Increase & Bangladesh Heavyweight Charge - July 2019

By Chi Mai
July 15, 2019

OOCL will implement an Overweight Charge (OWC) for routes between AU/NZ and Bangladesh; Vanguard to implement a General Rate Increase (GRI) for NE Asia routes.
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Australian Dollar Could Be Greatly Affected due to Trump's Trade War - Supply Chain News

By Chi Mai
June 18, 2019

A full-blown trade war between China and the United States has not yet broken out and may yet be avoided but there is a whiff of grapeshot in the air. For markets, such an atmosphere does not lend itself easily to an appetite for risk, instead...
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Australian Freight & Logistics Industry Experts Weigh in on Federal Election Result

By Chi Mai
May 27, 2019

Peak industry bodies from across the infrastructure sector have congratulated the Federal Coalition Government on its election victory, before laying down the priorities and issues to be addressed over the next three years.
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Trump's Trade War with China Will Affect 23% Consumer Goods

By Chi Mai
May 20, 2019

The U.S. increased tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods to 25% from 10% Friday, following three rounds of tariffs last year. They account for roughly 50% of all Chinese exports to the U.S. on everything from hats to toys. Starting June 1,...
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Supply Chain News - Artificial intelligence gets political backing in Australia

By Chi Mai
May 06, 2019

Just weeks after launching its new $33 million Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute (A²I²), Deakin University has welcomed funding commitments from State and Federal Labor to establish a National Centre of Artificial Intelligence Excellence...
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Surveys Reveal Australian Businesses Still Rely on China Despite new Indonesia Trade Deal | Whale Logistics Australia

By Chi Mai
April 29, 2019
, By Chi Mai
April 29, 2019

Australian businesses are simultaneously becoming more dependent on China and traditional Anglo markets just when the country’s foreign policy thrust is to diversify links to major emerging nations such as India and Indonesia.
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International Furniture Expo to boost Indonesia-Australia Exports | Whale Logistics Australia

By Chi Mai
April 22, 2019

The Indonesian Furniture and Craft Association (HIMKI) expects to boost furniture and wooden craft exports from US$2.5 billion in 2018 to $2.9 billion this year through its annual four-day International Furniture Expo.
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Supply Chain News - Australia to sign free trade deal with Hong Kong

By Chi Mai
April 15, 2019

Australia signs a new agreement covering $18.8 billion in free trade with Hong Kong on Tuesday 2 April, as Labor prepares to officially back the Australia-Indonesia free trade deal if it wins government.  
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