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NZ-EU Free Trade Agreement to take effect on May 1, 2024

The NZ-EU Free Trade Agreement is set to take effect on May 1, 2024. New Zealand’s horticultural sector, a leading exporter to the EU valued at $714 million annually, will immediately benefit from a $46 million reduction in tariffs. Fish and seafood producers will see tariffs totalling $20 million slashed on exports worth $241 million, ...

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Posted: April 2, 2024Category: Updates

Supporting New Zealand Customs to Stop Contraband

At Method Logistics, we’re committed to supporting government agencies in maintaining the security of the supply chains. This is increasingly important with the amount of drugs and other contraband entering NZ lately. Click the link below to watch a video from New Zealand Customs, providing information on this issue. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaWhTVboQfA

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Posted: April 2, 2024Category: Updates

Navigating Vintage Car Imports: A Testament to Precision in Logistics

Embarking on a journey through time and history, antique car enthusiasts often find themselves confronted with unique challenges when it comes to importing these treasures across borders. From navigating legal requirements to ensuring compliance with safety standards, each step is a testament to the dedication and passion of both owners and enthusiasts alike. At Method ...

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Posted: February 13, 2024Category: Q&As

How do you wrap a 1.5 tonne statue for shipping?

With the right tools and expertise, it’s easier than you’d think! Stonebase.co.nz offers a diverse selection of natural stone homewares, from stone basins, pedestal basins, bowls & trays to stone baths, garden art such as the Buddha statue in this video, plus water features, easter island heads, tiki statues, bali pot planters, bonsai pots, flower ...

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Posted: January 20, 2024Category: Q&As

Global Logistics Landscape: Key Developments and Strategic Investments Unveiled

In our dynamic and increasingly interconnected world, the logistics sector is witnessing significant developments and strategic investments across the globe, reflecting a commitment to enhancing infrastructure and fortifying supply chains. Here’s a glimpse into some noteworthy initiatives shaping the industry for 2024: 1. DSV and NEOM’s $10 Billion Joint Venture: Danish logistics provider DSV has ...

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Posted: December 12, 2023Category: Updates

A Fresh Breeze for Biosecurity: Container Check Portal Set for a Facelift in Early 2024

Change is on the horizon for Biosecurity New Zealand’s Container Check Portal (CCP). In the early months of 2024, a revamped version of CCP is set to emerge, bringing with it a slew of improvements aimed at modernizing our internal border systems and ensuring a more resilient platform for the future. The most significant alteration ...

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Posted: November 15, 2023Category: Updates

Shipping Delays across Australia

Australia has suffered two major set backs at their wharves creating shipping delays for imports, exports, and shipments routed through Australian ports. If you are concerned about your current shipments that involve Australian ports, please feel free to contact us. Wharf Strikes in Australia Following dozens of work bans between 6 October and 20 October ...

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Posted: November 14, 2023Category: Updates

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Season Underway

MPI- Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) Season is now underway. If you have any questions, please ask. Also, please forward all documents to us for clearance as soon as you are able to, to avoid the possibility of any delays with the added paperwork of this time of year. Season started again on September 1st ...

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Posted: November 13, 2023Category: Updates

North Island supply chain service launches

The official launch of the Viewpoint Supply Chain is underway, bringing a new level of integrated logistics across a significant portion of the North Island. “Eighteen months ago, Napier Port began testing customer demand for a North Island-focused supply chain service that offered a personalised, tailored approach to warehousing and logistics,” says Napier Port CEO ...

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Posted: November 6, 2023Category: Updates

Secure Trade Lane project update

Customs has been working with Australian Border Force (ABF) under the Secure Trade Lane (STL) banner since 2016 to identify opportunities to make cargo clearances more efficient for traders. Earlier this year, Customs initiated an internal review of the STL project to determine whether it should be continued in its current form, and what specific ...

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Posted: October 4, 2023Category: Uncategorized

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