FREE LOCAL: Japan-Australia free trade agreement reaps benefits for Aus, says Trade Minister Robb

Hundreds of millions of more dollars plus growth in many kinds of refrigerated cargoes as a direct consequence of JAEPA, says Mr Robb.

Trade Minister Andrew Robb laid out some of the benefits in the Federal Parliament of the Japan-Australia free trade agreement earlier this week.Responding to a question from Queensland MP Michelle...

FREE LOCAL: DB Schenker Aust manager wins national Young Freight Forwarder competition

Matthew El-Hindi, National Business Development Manager-Airfreight at DB Schenker Australia, is the winner of the Australian Federation of International Forwarders’ / MyFreightCareer Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Competition 2016.

LOCAL: Albo criticises Commonwealth shipping actions

The dispute over the CSL Melbourne continues to bubble, while the ramifications of the MV Portland case are still debated

LOCAL: March date for ACCC Asciano rulings

The competition regulator wants more information about such issues as the proposed divestment of Asciano’s Pacific National intermodal rail operations

LOCAL: Police punt bulker strikers

An industrial stoush has ended in Newcastle with the expulsion of five striking seafarers

Maersk Line picks Hong Kong for Asia region HQ

Carrier cuts number of regional offices to seven

UN's Ban Ki-moon calls on IMO to 'translate' Paris Agreement into tangible results

UN secretary-general pays visit to newly appointed IMO secretary-general Kitack Lim in London

Somalia records a year free of piracy

But the threat is undiminished on global scale, IMB figures show

Idle box fleet falls in lead-up to Chinese New Year

But numbers will soon rise with analysts anticipating a post-new year deluge

Hyundai Group unveils measures to help shipping line HMM

Conglomerate to sell three financial subsidiaries via open bidding