Logistics

Victorian farmers call for urgent action on port charges

Victorian farmers are calling on the Victorian Government to address skyrocketing port infrastructure charges at the Port of Melbourne…Read More

Grain Central, November 19, 2019

Stevedores’ container revenue rises: ACCC

Hiking infrastructure charges earned stevedores a growing revenue proportion from customers with limited options. Industry-wide stevedoring returns remain low says the Container Stevedoring Monitoring 2018/19 report…Read More

Grain Central, November 7, 2019

SA harvest delivers 101,243t to Viterra in week to Sunday

South Australia’s harvest is under way in all three of Viterra’s regions, which saw a total of 17 sites open for receivals in the week to Sunday…Read More

Grain Central, October 30, 2019

Ideal weather accelerates South Australian harvest pace

Harvest has kicked into gear in South Australia this week, with warm to hot weather allowing growers on the Eyre Peninsula and Upper and Mid North to take off significant tonnages of barley and wheat…Read More

Liz Wells, October 23, 2019

Bulk grain could cop price hike in new ARTC agreement

The cost of transporting bulk grain by rail in eastern Australia could be in for a hike from July next year if the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) changes its fees structure…Read More

Liz Wells, October 2, 2019

Flexi Grain joins ADM as initial T-Ports originator

Growers delivering to T-Ports facilities on SA’s Eyre Peninsula will be able to deliver to Flexi Grain pools and sell for cash to ADM Australia as well as warehouse grain from the upcoming harvest…Read More

Grain Central, September 26, 2019

Port Pirie South to open as first Australian ADM bulk grain site

ADM Australia is expecting to open its first owned and operated bulk site at Port Pirie to handle some of the grain produced in South Australia’s Mid and Upper North…Read More

Grain Central, September 18, 2019

Supply chain updates as eastern drought reigns: AGIC

Eastern Australia’s drought has coincided with significant change and investment in the domestic supply chain which was a focus for discussion at AGIC. It is also the cause of an increased forecast loss for GrainCorp…Read More

Liz Wells, August 5, 2019

CBH sticks by Paddock Planner despite grower concerns

CBH Group is sticking by its Paddock Planner app, but is reinstating its predecessor LoadNet as an option following the voicing of concerns from some growers. ..Read More

Liz Wells, July 29, 2019

South Australia’s T-Ports on track for October opening

T-Ports is on track to open in October and start exporting early next year, and is discussion with grain traders about posting prices for its Eyre Peninsula sites in SA. ..Read More

Grain Central, July 26, 2019

Viterra lists Millicent site as part of SA rationalisation

South Australian bulk handler Viterra has put its 140,000-tonne capacity Millicent site on the market to offer another operator a foothold in the state’s south-east…Read More

Grain Central, July 19, 2019

Competition heats up in SA grain market

Growers and traders in South Australia are looking at increased marketing and logistics options as T-Ports facilities near completion, and New South Wales continues to look to its western neighbour for grain…Read More

Liz Wells, July 8, 2019

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