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  • Nov 16

    Australian Productivity Commission FINAL Report - Collection Models for GST on Low Value Imported Goods

    The final inquiry report was handed to the Australian Government on 31st October 2017, then tabled in Parliament and publicly released on 9th  November 2017. Key Points ; The Australian Parliament recently legislated to apply the GST to low value imported goods from July 2018, using... » more posted: 5 days 4.4 hours ago

  • Nov 16

    Further Increase To Infrastructure Levy in Australia By DP World From Jan 2018

    STEVEDORE DP World Australia says a tough market has forced a hike in infrastructure levies at its Brisbane, Sydney (Port Botany) and Melbourne terminals. From January 1, 2018, the new per container levies for transport operators (excluding GST) will be: Brisbane $38.75 Sydney $37.65 Melbourne... » more posted: 5 days 4.4 hours ago

  • Nov 09

    Pending Strike Action in Italy

    A “General Strike” in Italy has been announced to take place Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th December - HOWEVER this is by no means confirmed.      If it goes ahead this will disrupt road transport and port services.  We will know more in the next 2 weeks, but where... » more posted: 1 week 5.2 days ago

  • Nov 03

    USA Southbound Intermodal Fuel Surcharge – Increase effective 15th November 2017

    Over the past year, there has been a significant increase in FCL/LCL domestic transport, creating high demand.   This has been partly due to the shortage of drivers, compounded with an increase in e-commerce and online purchasing.   Higher demand has lead to an increase in... » more posted: 2 weeks 4 days ago

  • Nov 03

    Australian Infrastructure Levy

    Please be advised that effective 13th November 2017 all cargo into Australia will attract an Infrastructure Levy fee, which will be charged to the consignee, however this fee will be applicable to the shipper in New Zealand if you are prepaying the Australian Destination charges.... » more posted: 2 weeks 4 days ago

  • Oct 03

    Maersk Orign and Destination THC in Australia set to increase from 1st November

    Please see as follows an advisory received from Maersk. Right click on the below link for further information:- THC Handling Charges (OHC/DHC) Scope Australia to/from World   If you require further information please do not hesitate to contact your Mondiale representative. posted: 1 month 2.6 weeks ago

  • Oct 02

    Italy – return of the Stink Bug Beetle

    Bio Security have advised recent container examinations have revealed evidence of the presence of Stink Bug Beetles, particularly in containers of machinery.  As a result of this an increase in Port Container Inspections can be expected. Port Inspection Fees of $175.00 will be incurred on... » more posted: 1 month 2.6 weeks ago

  • Oct 02

    France – change of LCL service

    At the end of October we will be changing our LCL service from Le Havre, France back to HAMBURG SUD.  Current service provider SEATRADE has a schedule change that will extend their transit time to 50+ days and as a result they are no longer a service option. HAMBURG SUD has a weekly service... » more posted: 1 month 2.6 weeks ago

  • Sep 28

    Upcoming holidays in the Asia region

    A reminder in regards to upcoming public holidays in the Asia region over the next few weeks. Communication with agents and suppliers in China and other parts of Asia, will be extremely limited, if not non-existent at various intervals during this period. Therefore a reminder to our valued... » more posted: 1 month 3.4 weeks ago

  • Sep 28

    Return of empty pallets for import cargo

    A reminder in regards to the return of empty pallets, as our unpack depots are experiencing a significant shortage currently. If your import cargo is not supplied to our packing depot on pallets, and it subsequently loaded and out turned loose from our groupage containers, our unpack depots load the... » more posted: 1 month 3.4 weeks ago

  • Sep 28

    Napier Port Insurance Levy - Effective 1st October 2017

    Napier port have announced that effective 1st October 2017 they will be implementing an insurance levy on all imports and exports moving through Napier port. This is to be charged in conjunction with the VBS Fee billed to the party uplifting or returning the containers to the port. Which in terms of... » more posted: 1 month 3.4 weeks ago

  • Sep 21

    Update 2 - Auckland Airline fuel shortage

    Please see the below updated information which refers to exports from Auckland ; Air New Zealand                      No new adhoc bookings will be accepted. Bookings already inplace will be... » more posted: 2 months 5.9 hours ago