News & Media

Year: 2018

IMPACT OF RAPID ESCALATION OF STEVEDORE INFRASTRUCTURE CHARGES

There has been a rapid escalation in infrastructure charges from stevedore operators in Australia over the past couple of years. The increase has been led by DP World Australia (DPWA), one of the largest operators with other stevedores quick to follow. Login to the Members Centre to read […]

SENATE SELECT COMMITTEE INTO THE OBESITY EPIDEMIC IN AUSTRALIA - REPORT ISSUE

On 10 May 2018, the Senate resolved that the Select Committee into the obesity epidemic in Australia. Login to the Members Centre to read the Member Brief.

FEDERAL MODERN SLAVERY LEGISLATION - UPDATE

The Australian Government’s Modern Slavery Bill 2018 has passed through the House of Representatives and has become law. Login to the Members Centre to read the Member Brief.

HEALTH STAR RATING 5 YEAR REVIEW – DATA REQUEST

The Health Star Rating (HSR) Front-of-Pack Labelling Scheme five year review is now in its final stages. The HSR review commenced almost 18 months ago and is due to report to the Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation by mid-2019. Login to the Members Centre to read the Member […]

SciTech News - November 2018

The November edition of the AFGC’s SciTech News is now available. Log in to the Members Centre to read the Newsletter.