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Hyundai HMM container ship

June 15, 2021 BDP Newswatch

HMM confirms cyber attack

South Korea’s HMM has become another shipowner to suffer a cyber attack. The company confirmed today that it had detected an unidentified security breach, which led to limited access to the e-mail outlook system in certain areas.

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plane landing

June 15, 2021 BDP Tradewatch

EU and US take decisive step to end aircraft dispute

European Commission Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis and US Trade Representative Katherine Tai reached an understanding relating to large civil aircraft, transforming almost 17 years of disputes into a forward-looking, collaborative platform to address bilateral issues as well as global challenges.

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computer black coffee business

June 14, 2021 BDP Tradewatch

EPA and the new electronic reporting tool

In today's Federal Register, the EPA posted a notice announcing a new web-based tool for exporters to utilize to meet their submission of TSCA reporting requirements.

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Australia map

June 14, 2021 BDP Newswatch Ocean Freight

'Deja vu' in Australia's ports as terminals are hit by new round of strikes

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has begun a series of work stoppages at Patrick Terminals’ Sydney facility and, with further action planned for the rest of the month, berth delays now at five days are expected to get longer.

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containers in yard

June 9, 2021 BDP Newswatch

FMC accepting applications for National Shipper Advisory Committee

The Federal Maritime Commission is now accepting applications from qualified members of the international trade community wishing to serve on its newly formed National Shipper Advisory Committee (NSAC).

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