Cattle depart Townsville for Indonesia

Cattle shipments to Indonesia have recommenced for the first time in over a month, after the Girolando Express loaded in Townsville last night and departed for the Indonesian port of Lampung this morning. Another eight vessels are scheduled to load at ports across northern Australia over the weekend and early next week. New permits have been released to two major Indonesian cattle importing companies who have been able comply with, and commit to, new breeder-based import arrangements flagged by Indonesia’s trade minister earlier this week. The new rules appear to be latest move in a long-running series of attempts by successive Indonesian Governments to…

Source: Beef Central
Cattle depart Townsville for Indonesia