Category: Announcements

August 1, 2011 Edward

We have been advised of a new initiative that improves transit times from Brisbane to Cairns, and further increases freight availability into the Mackay and Cairns regions. Commencing 1 August 2011, QR National will be offering Seafreighter services six times a week from Brisbane to Cairns. The transit time to Cairns will now be two…

June 22, 2011 Edward

We have been advised of the following announcement: As you are aware, earlier this year the Parcel Direct Group (PDG) Board announced that it was undertaking a review of its investments with a potential outcome of divesting all or parts of the group. I am now in a position to update you on the progress…

June 2, 2011 Edward

TNT Express commenced trading on the NYSE Euronext Amsterdam on 26 May under the symbol “TNTE” and has been included in the AEX Index. The listing of TNT Express is part of the company’s de-merger from TNT NV, which received shareholder approval on 25 May at TNT NV’s Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGM). TNT…

April 29, 2011 Edward

We have received confirmation that the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has been granted permission for a 24-hour strike this weekend at Patrick’s four container terminals.

March 31, 2011 Edward

QANTAS has annouced further measures to address concerns surrounding rising fuel prices and natural disasters throughout the region. The full article can be viewed on the QANTAS website: http://www.qantas.com.au/regions/dyn/au/publicaffairs/details?ArticleID=2011/mar11/5092

February 24, 2011 Edward

Lyttelton Port of Christchurch released the below at 1800 last night (23rd February) “An assessment of container assets is that wharves have held up well, but there are urgent minor works to be done. We are aiming to have limited operations available within 3-4 days. Our current best estimate to get back to our previous…