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Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

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SRRATRC

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31 Oct 2017

Australia exports high-value seafood such as rock lobster and abalone, while importing items such as canned fish and frozen prawns. These lesser value products come from countries with lower labour costs, particularly Vietnam, China and Thailand.

The majority of raw prawn imports...

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26 Oct 2017

This inquiry reported into aspects of road safety in Australia, having particular regard to:

(a) the social and economic cost of road-related injury and death;

(b) the importance of design standards on imported vehicles, as Australian vehicle manufacturing winds down;

(c)...

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18 Oct 2017

This report looks at the state of Australia’s rail industry and how government procurement, including through the Australian Rail Track Corporation, and other policy levers can improve the value for money, competitiveness, stability of work and capability of the rail manufacturing industry with...

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12 Sep 2017

In undertaking its inquiry into the effect of market consolidation on the red meat processing sector, the committee continues its long tradition of investigating issues of concern to meat industry stakeholders – particularly producers. In this, its final report, the committee focuses on several...

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19 Jul 2017

On 18 June 2015 the Senate referred the followed matters to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee (the committee) for inquiry and report by the first sitting day of 2016 (being 2 February 2016):

The increasing use of so-called Flag of Convenience shipping in...

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22 Jun 2017

On 21 March 2017 the Senate referred the followed matters to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee (committee) for inquiry and report by 22 June 2017:

The biosecurity risks associated with the importation of seafood and seafood products (including uncooked...

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Research report

31 Jul 2014

This report examined the implications of restricting the use of fenthion, which is a chemical used for insect pest control, particularly for fruit fly.

Background

On 12 December 2013, the Senate referred the following matter to the Rural and Regional Affairs and...

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Policy report

15 May 1997

1.1 The report consists of seven chapters divided into three parts. Part 1 consists of Chapters 1 and 2, Part 2 contains Chapters 3, 4 and 5 with Part 3 composed of Chapters 6 and 7. Chapter 1 of Part 1 is largely an introduction to the issue of value-adding in agricultural production with...

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Pageview Total: 574

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31 Oct 2017

Australia exports high-value seafood such as rock lobster and abalone, while importing items such as canned fish and frozen prawns. These lesser value products come from countries with lower labour costs, particularly Vietnam, China and Thailand.

The majority of raw prawn imports...

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Report

26 Oct 2017

This inquiry reported into aspects of road safety in Australia, having particular regard to:

(a) the social and economic cost of road-related injury and death;

(b) the importance of design standards on imported vehicles, as Australian vehicle manufacturing winds down;

(c)...

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18 Oct 2017

This report looks at the state of Australia’s rail industry and how government procurement, including through the Australian Rail Track Corporation, and other policy levers can improve the value for money, competitiveness, stability of work and capability of the rail manufacturing industry with...

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12 Sep 2017

In undertaking its inquiry into the effect of market consolidation on the red meat processing sector, the committee continues its long tradition of investigating issues of concern to meat industry stakeholders – particularly producers. In this, its final report, the committee focuses on several...

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Broad Subject Area(s): 

Report

19 Jul 2017

On 18 June 2015 the Senate referred the followed matters to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee (the committee) for inquiry and report by the first sitting day of 2016 (being 2 February 2016):

The increasing use of so-called Flag of Convenience shipping in...

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Report

22 Jun 2017

On 21 March 2017 the Senate referred the followed matters to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee (committee) for inquiry and report by 22 June 2017:

The biosecurity risks associated with the importation of seafood and seafood products (including uncooked...

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Geographic Coverage: 
Broad Subject Area(s): 

Research report

31 Jul 2014

This report examined the implications of restricting the use of fenthion, which is a chemical used for insect pest control, particularly for fruit fly.

Background

On 12 December 2013, the Senate referred the following matter to the Rural and Regional Affairs and...

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Geographic Coverage: 
Broad Subject Area(s): 

Policy report

15 May 1997

1.1 The report consists of seven chapters divided into three parts. Part 1 consists of Chapters 1 and 2, Part 2 contains Chapters 3, 4 and 5 with Part 3 composed of Chapters 6 and 7. Chapter 1 of Part 1 is largely an introduction to the issue of value-adding in agricultural production with...

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