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GENERAL RATE INCREASE (GRI) FROM CHINA, HONG KONG, KOREA AND TAIWAN TO AUSTRALIA

The Shipping Lines operating in China, Hong Kong, Korea and Taiwan to Australia trade have announced plans to implement a General Rate Increase to the market effective from the 7th January 2016.

The Increase amount has been advertised as USD 500.00 per TEU and USD 1000.00 per FEU and LCL USD 6.00 per cbm/1000kgs with a minimum charge of 1 cbm/1000kgs.

In the event that these increases are accepted by the market we will have no choice but to pass these increases on to our Valued Customers.

We will continue to monitor the situation and advise further once the quantum of the increase is finalised

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us on 1300 661 9611300 661 961 or via email at sales@genfreight.com.au

Kind regards,

GenFreight Logistics Pty Ltd



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GENERAL RATE INCREASE (GRI) FROM SOUTH EAST ASIA TO AUSTRALIA

The Shipping Lines operating in the South East Asia (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Myanmar) to Australia trade have announced plans to implement a General Rate Increase to the market effective from the 7th January 2016.

The Increase amount has been advertised as USD 150.00 per TEU and USD 300.00 per FEU and LCL USD 6.00 per cbm/1000kgs with a minimum charge of 1 cbm/1000kgs.

In the event that these increases are accepted by the market we will have no choice but to pass these increases on to our Valued Customers.

We will continue to monitor the situation and advise further once the quantum of the increase is finalised

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us on 1300 661 9611300 661 961 or via email at sales@genfreight.com.au

Kind regards,

GenFreight Logistics Pty Ltd



www.genfreight.com.au

China Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA)

Industry bodies have advised that the Australian and Chinese Governments conferred yesterday and intend to have a commencement date of the 20th of December, 2015.

What does this mean?...

The ChAFTA will come into effect, allowing duty free importations between China and Australia under certain conditions and for certain commodities. This also applies for Exports.

What do I need to do?

For further information please contact GenFreight Logistics on 1300 661 9611300 661 961 or via email at sales@genfreight.com.au

Kind regards,

GenFreight Logistics Pty Ltd

www.genfreight.com.au

Dear Valued Client,   Please be advised of the upcoming protected industrial action by the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources. This will have an impact on containers    and cargo to be inspected and will run from the 6th of November to the 16th of November, 2015  The industrial action will affect; Tailgate inspections Giant African snail inspections Vessel inspections Import food control inspections Data entry and face to face contact with clients The department expects that the industrial action will cause disruptions to normal services and has advised they are implementing “contingency arrangements and working with clients and other Government agencies to minimise the disruptions”.   Click here for details of the import industry advice notice. Should you have any queries please contact our customer ...

Dear Valued Clients,



Please note that upcoming Chinese National Holiday Period starts from the 1st of October and ends on the 7th of October 2015.

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GenFreight Logistics Pty Ltd