Without Australia as an export option, traders have been forced to rely on goats from India, but New Delhi does not allow livestock to be exported by sea during the summer months, and air freight adds an extra AED300 on average to the cost of each animal.
The ban, which began in June, may be extended for another three months amid backlash over whistleblower footage of a voyage on which more than 2,000 sheep died
Overwhelmingly, the most important overall consideration when it came to future freight and transport decisions was convenience.
South Australian business has exported more than 300 cinema sound systems to the Middle East
Sydney's new Metro North West Line goes operational, with 22 driverless trains carrying passengers
Australia's Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud says the number of sheep dying on export ships to Middle East is "just bulls@#t"
The square piano made by Frederick Beck, one of the leading piano makers of the time in London, became the first keyboard instrument to arrive on Australian soil in January, 1788.
Following the closure of the transaction, DP World Australia will become a consolidated entity within the DP World Group and is expected to be earnings neutral in the first full year of ownership.
New draft rules on sheep exports from the Australian government could bring total end to livestock trade with Middle East.
Australia tightens livestock regulations following horrific video showing conditions aboard Middle East-bound vessel.
Blockchain startup TBSx3 has joined a consortium with DP World Australia, DB Schenker and an industry leading container line and is now eyeing entry into the Middle East.
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