China Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) to commence December 20th 2015

The China Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) will come into force as of December 20th 2015. As per an earlier post NOT all goods are eligible for the new rates – the notable exception being Textile, Clothing and Footwear products Imported goods that ARE eligible and arrive in Australia on or after the 20th December will be eligible […]
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Australian Customs Import Processing Fees set to Increase

The Australian Government has recently announced a change to the Import Processing Charge (IPC) as part of the 2015-16 Commonwealth Budget. The changes are effective from the 1st of January 2016 and see a standardization of the fees for all cargo channels (Air/Post and Sea) to $50 for consignments with a value between $1,000 and $10,000 […]
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