From our team of industry experts
Using blockchain and Internet of Things technology, we tracked a shipment of almonds from regional Victoria all the way to Germany, with end-to-end visibility over the supply chain. The whereabouts of the transported goods could be checked via a web app at any time, resulting in smarter planning and potential cost savings throughout the supply chain.
Manufacturing PMI July
Australia’s manufacturing sector started the third quarter on a softer note, with the latest survey data indicating a moderation in growth.
Services PMI July
PMI survey data showed business activity in the Australian service sector rising at the start of the third quarter, supported by order book growth. Backlogs of work accumulated further while business sentiment remained positive.
Manufacturing PMI June
Australia’s manufacturing sector finished off the second quarter on a stronger note, according to latest survey data. Faster expansions in both production and new orders lifted the headline index which, in turn, encouraged firms to boost hiring and raise purchasing activity.
How technology can revolutionise shipping
Blockchain’s potential to strip out cost, time, error and fraud, while increasing transparency, is leading some shipping companies to run trials with clients.
Efficiency through technology
Learn where and why Australian grain farmers are investing in their operations.
Services PMI June
The end of the second quarter saw Australia’s service sector on a stronger footing, with business activity expanding at the fastest rate so far this year, supported by solid order book growth.
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