tasmanian freight equalisation scheme

In March 2015 the Australian Government responded to the Productivity Commission's (2014) Tasmanian Shipping and Freight Report by announcing the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme (TFES) would be expanded from 1 January 2016 to provide assista

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Monitoring Report
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freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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When the Commonwealth Government introduced the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme TFES on 1 July 1976 it directed the Bureau of Transport Economics to recalculate the rates of assistance by December 1977.

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Research Report
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freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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"This Report sets out recommended new rates of assistance to be paid under the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme TFES on eligible southbound cargoes and on northbound shipments of livestock and timber.

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Research Report
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freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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In order to provide information to assist with the continuing administration of the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme TFES, the Minister for Transport directed the BTE to undertake studies of the costs incurred by Australian industries on Main

Publication Type
Research Report
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freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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This report examines the appropriateness of established rates of assistance for the shipping of cargo to and from Tasmania and proposes rate amendments for different commodities and different units for the shipment of those commodities.

Publication Type
Working Paper
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freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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In March 2006 the Productivity Commission was asked to 'report on the merits and weaknesses of the current arrangements for subsidising containerised and bulk shipping between the mainland and Tasmania and provide recommendations on an appropriate

Publication Type
Commissioned Report
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freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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This Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics report outlines the results of a scheduled review of the parameters underpinning the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme and Tasmanian Wheat Freight Scheme for the period 1 July 200

Publication Type
Statistical Report
Publication Subject(s)
freight
maritime
tasmanian freight equalisation scheme
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