LOCAL: Criminal gang deceived freight forwarder to import $5.3m of illegal drugs via Port Botany

A drug importer who carried out a concealed drug importation of a commercial quantity of opium, deceiving a freight forwarder to do so, has lost her appeal against a 12 year and six month jail term.

Hanan Mohamad Ibrahim was jointly brought before court with her brother, Nazih Mohamad Ibraham, on the charges of attempting to possess an unlawfully imported border-controlled drug, opium, in a...

FREE LOCAL: Yusen Logistics appoints John Pursey as Director – Contract Logistics

A new role for Mr Pursey within Yusen Logistics Australia

FREE LOCAL: Senior management changes announced at $2bn freight forwarder Mainfreight

NZ-headquartered, but world-wide operating, freight forwarder Mainfreight has announced three senior management changes at its European and New Zealand divisions.

LOCAL: Drugs hidden in food containers

The ABF says it is continuing to target border crime following a drug bust.

Low bunker costs challenge container lines’ logic

Models for slow steaming and larger tonnage both called into question by cheap bunkers

Marco Polo Marine sees sharp fall in quarterly profits

Offshore vessel builder and charterer feels pinch from slowdown and divestment of BBR

Is Narendra Modi's river drying up?

The clock is ticking on the Indian prime minister's grand plan for ports development — with little accomplished yet

ASL Marine results boosted by non-OSV shipbuilding business

Completion of tugs and barges helped offset offshore vessel contract cancellations

DP World’s group chairman appointed as chief executive

2015 volumes rise by 3%, driven by European and UAE terminals, despite fourth-quarter sag