Industry News

New Packing Declaration requirements commencing 16th June 2017
May 22 , 2017

New Packing Declaration requirements commencing 16th June 2017 Packing Declaration Template – 2017 Dear Valued Client, This is a friendly reminder regarding a key change that will affect Packing Declarations provided with shipping documents. ‘Prohibited packaging material statement’ as required by the Non-commodity information requirements policy has been replaced by the ‘unacceptable packaging statement’. The […]

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SOUTHEAST ASIA – AUSTRALIA SERVICE UPDATE:
Mar 05 , 2017

Customer Advisory Southeast Asia – Australia Service Update: AAA1 / AAA2 combine to form New AAA Dear Valued Customer: OOCL is pleased to announce the combining of the existing AAA1 and AAA2 loops into one upsized product called the New AAA to provide a more comprehensive service network in the market served by six post […]

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MORE Hapag-Lloyd – More Yours
Mar 05 , 2017

Dear valued customers, Hapag-Lloyd starts into a new world. It is an exciting next step – not only for us but also for you. Because as of today we offer you “MORE Hapag-Lloyd” with various advantages and improvements for your business. “MORE Hapag-Lloyd” means: more connections, more network, more innovation, as well as more service […]

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Dec 21 , 2016

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support throughout 2016 and look forward to a mutually beneficial 2017.   In order to avoid any unnecessary storage/demurrage costs over the Christmas period and to assist with planning, we ask that you either email or phone your KTL contact and inform them […]

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KTL AUSTRALIA IS MOVING
Oct 28 , 2016

As part of our growth initiative we have acquired a new premises in Tullamarine that will allow us to offer you more services and benefits. Our move will take place on November the 11th after 4pm.  This means that during this period our office phones and access to our system will be unavailable whilst being […]

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Public Holiday Announcement – Victorian Grand Final Public Holiday
Sep 26 , 2016

Please be advised that KTL Australia will be closed on Friday 30th of September for the Grand Final public holiday. Our office will resume normal hours on Monday 3rd October.

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***UPDATE*** CUSTOMER NOTIFICATION IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING HANJIN VESSEL
Sep 26 , 2016

26th September 2016 The Hanjin Milano is due to arrive at East Swanson Dock Terminal in Melbourne today at 07:00hrs Tuesday 27th September. Containers can be delivered to importers if the cost for Terminal Handling Charge is paid prior to collection. Patrick Terminals are not currently offering Terminal Services to Hanjin Shipping for handling of its […]

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NEWS: Hanjin failure seen delivering little relief to container shippers
Sep 16 , 2016

With the recent collapse of Hanjin the industry still faces the problem of supply and demand.    Large container ships were designed and introduced to cut operating costs however this has increased capacity and growth in trade volumes has been slow. In an attempt to recover cost there have been various  stabs taken at hiking freight prices, to limited […]

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South Korean government forbids Hanjin Milano to dock in Melbourne
Sep 15 , 2016

CUSTOMER NOTIFICATION 15th September 2016 Last night the Korean Government forbid the HANJIN MILANO (IMO 9431680) to Dock at Port of Melbourne. This is despite an agreement being reached yesterday between the Port of Melbourne Corporation and the NEAX Consortium. As you are aware this is having an industry wide impact and contacting Hanjin for answers directly […]

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Prohibited Imports & Exports of Asbestos and Asbestos Products
Sep 14 , 2016

CUSTOMER NOTIFICATION 14th September 2016 As you may or may not be aware, an Australia-wide ban on the importation, manufacture and use of all types of asbestos and Asbestos Containing Material (ACM) took effect on 31 December 2003. It is the responsibility of importers and exporters to ensure they do not import or export asbestos […]

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IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING HANJIN VESSEL
Sep 12 , 2016

CUSTOMER NOTIFICATION IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING HANJIN VESSEL HANJIN MILANO v0052 E 12th September 2016 Dear Valued Customer, We have received notice that Hanjin have advised they will be holding the vessel, Hanjin Milano, until further notice. The Hanjin Milano will therefore not be berthing Melbourne as tentatively scheduled today. As further news is received we […]

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New Website!
Aug 29 , 2016

Welcome to KTL Australia’s new website! We are very proud to introduce you to our new website which we hope will showcase our quality services and provide you with up to date industry information. We strongly believe in the need to invest in our business practices and communication. Please feel free to browse around and […]

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