USA Weather Delays

By admin Published: March 22, 2018

Please note that we have been advised that a winter snowstorm warning is in effect in the Northeast region of USA. By tomorrow the forecast is expected to have up to 12 to 18 inches of snow in the city and this storm is expected to continue throughout the day and into the early evening. Truckers have advised t

New Note Category & Documents Required Box Feature

By admin Published: March 16, 2018

New Note Category Customs/ Quarantine Note We have introduced a new note category to Communicater (CTR) called Customs/Quarantine Note. Customs note is now available from your shipment screen and can be accessed from the same area you currently go to for Shipment Note or Transport Note. Our customs team will now c

Sulfuryl Fluoride Treatment Certificates From Italy

By admin Published: March 15, 2018

The Department of Agriculture & Water Resources ( DAWR ) has found that offshore treatments for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) are failing to treat live insects, as a consequence of this and to manage the risk posed by this DAWR will no longer accept treatment certificates issued by any Italian Treatment pr

Bio Securities Update

By admin Published: March 1, 2018

As a consequence of the Mandatory fumigation program in place for The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB), this has caused a backlog for Importers requesting an officer who has either a Bio Security inspection or Imported Food Inspection (IFIP) due to an increase in Bio Security officers handling BMSB Inspections. T

DP World Port Botany Terminal has closed since 8:00 am 27th February 2018

By admin Published: February 28, 2018

Dear Clients, There has been an unforeseen mechanical event/safety issue occur at DP World Port Botany Terminal that has closed the entire operations since 8.00am Tuesday 27th February 2018. We were originally advised that the terminal would be closed for approximately 1 hour only on Tuesday, however, following an

Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs ( BMSB ) Latest Update

By admin Published: February 12, 2018

Due to high volumes of Fumigations being carried out for (BMSB) all depots are experiencing severe delays in the processing of these containers. Containers are not being accepted in depots till backlogs clear which has caused intense pressure on both depot operators and Bio-Security Staff that are monitoring the M

Document Reminder for Chinese New Year

By admin Published: February 7, 2018

Chinese New Year is coming up from 15th February to 21st February. Please make sure they have all documents prior to this date to avoid any extra costs.

Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs ( BMSB )

By admin Published: February 1, 2018

DO YOU IMPORT FROM ITALY? PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING. The Department of Agriculture & Water Resources ( DAWR ) has significant numbers of Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs ( BMSB ) in shipping containers being imported from Italy. To manage the risk posed by this, all containerised goods shipped via sea freight from

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

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