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2022.09.27

COVID-19’S IMPACT ON PEAK SEASON SHIPPING

What does a normal peak season look like? It’s when traditional supply and demand factors materialize before the holiday buying season. Peak season takes place from August through October, so importers have enough time to receive their products and place them on store shelves. Most orders happen in Q3 for Asian exports to key markets […]

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2022.09.16

IMPORTANCE OF CHOOSING RELIABLE NATURAL STONE SUPPLIERS

Are you about to start with your renovation or new construction project? Take a pause & think! Is the stone supply company you are going to choose reliable? Can you trust that company for the whole of your construction journey? It is always vital to choose a reliable natural stone supplier to carry out our building projects.   […]

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2022.08.24

COMING SOON: THE OCEAN SHIPPING REFORM ACT OF 2022

On Thursday, June 9th, President Joe Biden launched an initiative to reduce ocean shipping costs, which the White House said has caused significant price increases. The White House released a video of President Biden talking to retail CEOs and is pushing the U.S. House to pass the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022, which the […]

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2022.08.04

THE MANY USES OF NATURAL STONE PEBBLES

While native Australian stones are perfectly suitable for a wide range of uses in construction, for the finest residential projects most builders prefer to use imported pebbles. These stones are specifically chosen for their great beauty and durability. Typically sold in 20kg bags, imported pebbles are available in several different colours and types. Working with […]

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2022.07.28

THE IMPACT ON SHIPPING COSTS – CONSUMER DEMAND & FUEL PRICES

  As a few weeks ago, long haul freight wait-times were skyrocketing, coupled with associated price increases that left some vendors without options other than to pursue more expensive avenues to receive their goods on time. However, in recent days, the wavering U.S. Economy has slashed demand in many sectors across the nation – leading […]

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