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Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA) is Australia’s leading representative body for the international supply chain sector bringing together importers, exporters, customs brokers, freight forwarders, logistics service providers and industry groups.

The Australian Peak Shippers’ Association (APSA) is the peak body as designated by the Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Transport to protect the interests of Australia’s cargo owners and shippers in respect to shipping and international logistics services.

Together we form an influential advocacy alliance ensuring that our members are at the forefront of all emerging supply chain issues through our responsive operational support, professional development training, industry updates, commercial services and corporate events.


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FTA/APSA News

  • 23 March 2019 : ATN - ‘Broken’ container freight system shortcomings detailed [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : DAWR 39-2019 - COLS, OPP and PEMS unavailable from 23:00 Friday 22 March 2019 to 05:00 Saturday 23 March 2019 (AEDT) [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : Brexit Update [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : DAWR Media statement: Strong biosecurity to manage grain import risks [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : DAWR Biosecurity Matters Edition 1 2019 [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : DAWR 38-2019 - Amendment to 35-2019 Clearance of fresh cut flowers and foliage consignments on long weekends and the lead up to Mothers Day 2019 [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : NZ Customs Release -Issue 500 22nd March 2019 [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : Industrial action at DP World Australia terminals [...]
  • 22 March 2019 : Customs Compliance - now is the time to be more vigilent than ever [...]
  • 21 March 2019 : DP World - executive management report on Industrial Action [...]
  • 21 March 2019 : ABF - Aluminium importer fined for Dumping Duty deception [...]
  • 21 March 2019 : Infrastructure and Transport Minister appoints APSA as peak importer body under the Competition and Consumer Act [...]
  • 20 March 2019 : TC Gazette 19/10 20th March 2019 [...]
  • 20 March 2019 : JOURNAL OF COMMERCE : Australian dockworkers to strike at DP World terminals [...]
  • 19 March 2019 : Details of protected industrial action- DP World Australia (DPWA) [...]
  • 19 March 2019 : DAWR 37-2019 - Services Restored - Unscheduled Service Disruption Impacting AIMS, COLS, ICS, S-Cargo and SAC Tuesday 19 March 2019 (AEDT) [...]
  • 19 March 2019 : UPDATE 3 - COLS Outage [...]
  • 19 March 2019 : UPDATE 2 - COLS Outage [...]
  • 19 March 2019 : COLs and the Integrated Cargo System (ICS) [...]
  • 19 March 2019 : FTA / APSA Weekly Report 2019/12 - sponsored by Port of Newcastle [...]
  • 18 March 2019 : Port of Newcastle Largest tanker arrival the culmination of significant investment in Newcastle [...]
  • 18 March 2019 : Insync candidates of the week - Melbourne & Sydney [...]
  • 18 March 2019 : News and Further Reading 18th March 2019 [...]
  • 18 March 2019 : Notices 18th March 2019 [...]
  • 18 March 2019 : Services 18th March 2019 [...]

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  • INDUSTRY OPINION: Is Australian shipping on its last legs? [...]
  • Teekay pushes ship recycling transparency [...]
  • Truckies heartened by support for stopping port surcharges [...]
  • BIFT will happen says Button [...]
  • Cargo insurers swim for a good cause [...]
  • Rail not a replacement for trucks, says Port of Melbourne exec [...]
  • DPWA prepares for industrial action [...]
  • Rapid bluetongue test to support livestock trade [...]
  • Harbour master and pilot unaware of fender height limitations [...]
  • Sniffer dog Izzy, a biosecurity hero [...]

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