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EU Implementing Low Sulphur Regulations from January 1st 2015

28 October 2014
The European Union is introducing strict new low sulphur laws- what you need to know and how it will affect importers and exporters.

Customs Changes in China - Anyone shipping cargo into China must take note!

13 October 2014
China is tightening customs laws - everything you need to know about the implementation of China's 24 hour Advanced Filing Rule.

You Are Now Totally In Control of the Rest of Your Life

30 September 2014
Bruce Plested's address to students at University of Auckland's graduation ceremony September 2014

New Zealand Business Hall of Fame Inductee - Don Rowlands

08 August 2014
Don Rowlands Mainfreight first chairman and former director has been inducteed into the New Zealand Business Hall of Fame

Australian Government Driving Toward a Competitive Agriculture Sector

08 August 2014
Through the 2014-2015 Federal Budget the Australian Government announced a $15 million program to assist small exporters in sectors where there are specific export certification registration charges.

Free Trade Agreement - Australia and Japan

08 August 2014
Set to be implemented early 2015, the Australian Government has signed a Free Trade Agreement with Japan which will open markets, free trade and strengthen investment between Australia and Japan. The new Free Trade Agreement (JAEPA) has been heralded as the most ambitious trade deal Japan has ever concluded and affords Australia major concessions across a range of areas which will add enormous benefit to businesses shipping to or from Japan.

Annual Meeting of Shareholders 2014

02 August 2014
Chairman, Bruce Plested and Managing Director, Don Braid share our visions for the furture at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Mainfreight Team Review | July 2014

14 July 2014
Flying penguins, bus tours and SERIOUSLY BIG bits of equipment, this and lot more in our Mid Year Team Review

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