The Trade-chain experiment

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.

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Insights

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Manufacturing PMI May

Australia’s manufacturing sector expanded midway through the second quarter, posting marginally higher than April’s survey low.

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. 

Services PMI May

The middle of the second quarter saw improved business conditions in the Australian service sector. Business activity rose, supported by stronger order book growth.

  Agri Insights: Grains March 2018

Efficiency through technology

Learn where and why Australian grain farmers are investing in their operations.

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Manufacturing PMI April

The slowdown in Australia’s manufacturing sector gained momentum at the start of the second quarter.

Services PMI April

Business activity in the Australian services sector stablised in April, supported by improved demand conditions.

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