Latest Rate Updates

By admin Published: December 29, 2017

Rates from South East Asian Ports to Australian Ports: Shipping Lines have announced a General Rate Increase of between USD 100.00 and USD 200.00/20ft and USD 200.00 and USD 400.00/40ft container from all ports in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia to all Australian ports effective from 1st Janua




Holiday Message from Our Team at GPSM

By admin Published: December 21, 2017

When the team at GPSM sit back and consider the year that was in 2017, we are thankful for many things, and especially the wonderful relationships with have with customers and partners like you. It’s all about the people when it comes down to it and working with great customers like GPSM have the pleasure &helli




Port Industrial Action – Melbourne

By admin Published: December 15, 2017

Unions defy Supreme Court order that should see VICT operations resume Further to our Newsflash on Wednesday 13/12/17, the below commentary is given by Victorian Road Transport Association on the on-going picket lines at Melbourne’s Web Dock VICT Container Terminal: “The Victorian Transport Association is




Adding Notes to Communicater Enhancement

By admin Published: December 14, 2017

We have added a couple of enhancements to make navigating the add notes screens in Purchase orders and Shipments easier to work with: 1) We now default the list of recipients to only show the users currently subscribed to the note category you are sending. (Subscribed Recipients) We hope this reduces the need for




Port Industrial Action – Sydney and Melbourne

By admin Published: December 13, 2017

Sydney: We have been advised this morning that the Maritime Union of Australia are holing a 24 hour “Pilot Strike” in Sydney from today, this action may impact on planned deliveries. Our Transport Team will keep you advised if any of your deliveries are affected by this industrial dispute. Melbourne: The unaut




Incomplete Product Lines will Now Appear Highlighted in Pink

By admin Published: December 13, 2017

We are pleased to advise we have another new feature to the view lines on the shipment or export to excel from shipment or from the 14-day delivery report, any lines that remain incomplete will now appear highlighted in pink. This allows you to quickly see what lines have not been fully shipped. Please note &helli




New Electronic Doc Pack Completed

By admin Published: December 6, 2017

The final transition to the new electronic Doc pack has now been completed. In a previous newsflash, we introduced the new style Doc pack. Just to recap: Your Doc pack now opens when we receive the first document from any source. We continue to add all documents as we receive them and the Doc pack …



Sydney Port Operations Suspended

By admin Published: December 6, 2017

Last evening 5/12/17 the Sydney Harbour Master directed that storm lines to be deployed on all vessels alongside as a result of high seas in Sydney. All quay line operations were halted at around 4.25pm and are expected to remain in force until late this afternoon 6/12/17. Obviously, this will impact vessel arriva




Sydney Port Disruption Tuesday 28th November 2017

By admin Published: November 24, 2017

Deliveries to and from Sydney Port will be disrupted on Tuesday 28th November 2017 due to the Maritime Union holding their Annual General Meeting. There will be no movements to/from the port between the hours of 8.00am and 4.00pm. Our Transport team will be in contact to rearrange any pre-booked deliveries to thos




Updated Import Conditions for Manufactured Wooden Articles (MWA)

By admin Published: November 23, 2017

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) has changed import conditions for the import of Manufactured Wooden Articles (MWA) based on industry feedback and import conditions review, whereby the department is increasing the time allowed between treatment and export of MWA from 21 days to 6 months. Th




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