Marmorated Stink Bug


Good Morning, The complexity of the stink bug issue is long, so this note is split into two parts. First about the NZ operations, and secondly about the bug and the implications of it coming here.  NZ Operations  As we sit now five ships have been affected. Four have left NZ waters, while the 5th,  Continue reading “Marmorated Stink Bug”   

MT Container Park Issues


you may be aware of the current issues with delays and congestion at empty container depots – they are FULL containers normally evacuated from NZ, has not occurred through increasing export loadings, and currently there is no short term solution. the effect is more chance of detention charges as a result that the empty containers  Continue reading “MT Container Park Issues”   

Earthquake Disruption


Monday 14th NOVEMBER. As you may have heard just after midnight New Zealand time a severe earthquake struck the mid-South Island region of New Zealand.  Ongoing aftershocks continue as day light emerges and damage assessments continue. We have to report that rail services in the lower North Island and South Island are suspended pending track  Continue reading “Earthquake Disruption”