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Western Australia Freight Delays

04 February 2022
Severe erosion and damage caused by heavy rainfall has resulted in the closure of the rail line in and out of Western Australia. Click on the read more link below to find out more about this and what to expect over the coming weeks. 

Changes to the New Zealand National Team

02 February 2022
2022 will see some exciting changes to the New Zealand National Team including Carl Geroge becoming the new Country Manager for New Zealand. Find out more in this news story. 

Trading Update | 2 Feb 2022

01 February 2022
Mainfreight provides investors with a trading update in the interests of keeping the market informed.

Office Relocation | Mainfreight Hanoi, Vietnam

26 January 2022
We are delighted to announce that last week (10th Jan 2022), our Mainfreight Hanoi Sales Office hads relocated into a new, larger office. The office is conveniently located close to the new Hanoi sky train station and the highway to Airport....

New Zealand Service Announcement | COVID Variant Omicron

24 January 2022
The New Zealand Government moved the country into the RED traffic light setting as the emergence of the Covid variant Omicron was confirmed in the community. Omicron is more infectious than earlier variants of Covid.

Mainfreight has taken the following steps to reduce the incidence of absenteeism and any flow-on impact on services that this variant may have. 

Ocean Freight Container Guide

21 January 2022

There are many different sizes and types of shipping containers. You might be wondering what size container to use?  Are there different types of shipping containers? This guide will help you understand what type of shipping container will best suit your needs.  

Mainfreight Chicago partners with Books in Homes

14 January 2022
New Year, New Books!  Books In Homes USA is a nonprofit dedicated to supporting children in under-resourced communities in literacy and beyond. The Chicago Mainfreight team had the pleasure to work with Books in Homes USA at B.J. Ward Elementary School in Bolingbrook, IL. A free bookfair was held allowing each student to collect books of their choice.

Service Announcement | Sydney Operations Update | January 2022

13 January 2022
There are significant disruptions to supply chains nationally caused by absenteeism due to the Omicron variant. Our Sydney branch has had a number of team members needing to isolate due to COVID infections which has overloaded our operations teams beyond their capacity.  

Service Announcement | Chinese New Year 2022

07 January 2022

2022 Chinese New Year is coming soon! It’s that time of year when some countries in Asia enter their holiday season. As businesses close for celebrations it is vital that your supply chain is prepared for the shutdown. Please see the following public holidays for our team in Asia.

Special Service Mainfreight Fine Art

24 December 2021
Mainfreight France extended her services by offering special transport for exclusive goods—Mainfreight Fine Art.

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