We are closing early on Friday 22nd December
12;00 hours, midday 24th December is the bewitching hour for the troops at Gateway Cargo.
The rest of Christmas and New Year we are open per norm, except the stats.
Holidays in Asia Week 40
Be conscious that virtually all of Asia will be closed at some stage next week i.e.
China: 1/10 - 08/10
Hong Kong: 02/10 - 05/10
Taiwan: 04/10 - 07/10 - 10/10
Korea: 03/10 - 09/10
Items that will be exempt fumigation for Stink Bugs this season
MPI, the old MAF, have formulated a list of goods EXEMPT fumigation for Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs.
In short, it’s items that don’t have the capacity to shelter these creatures.
1. All air freighted items.
2. Brand NEW (un-field tested) items as listed below that are packaged, in cartons or on pallets immediately after manufacture or subsequently packaged in impervious packaging and shipped in containers for direct retail or wholesale sale.
• Bakery, food processing and restaurant equipment.
• Bicycles and bicycle parts.
• Boat parts.
• Car parts.
• Children’s toys for example, skateboards).
• Exercise equipment, for example, exercycles, rowing machines and treadmills.
• Hand tools and hardware and home handyman items.
• Household appliances (and parts thereof), for example, dish washers, dryers, vacuums, washing machines, or waste disposal units for domestic use.
• Laboratory equipment (except for the large used units mentioned in the list of included items).
• Motor bikes, motor scooters, quad bikes and parts of these items.
• New tyres (containerised).
• Non-motorised children’s scooters.
• Power tools for domestic or home handyman use.
For more specifics, Rhonda is the key contact here.