News

13 October 2017

LEGENDARY Western Australian cricketer Brad Hogg has been announced as the guest speaker at the LIVEXchange 2017 Gala Dinner at Crown Towers in Perth on November 16.

09 October 2017

REPRESENTATIVES from the Sheepmeat Council of Australia (SCA) will share producers’ perspectives of livestock export supply chains in the Middle East at the upcoming LIVEXchange 2017 Conference in Perth, on November 15-16.

05 October 2017

THE Australian livestock export industry will recognise one of its emerging leaders when the Landmark International/ALEC Young Achiever of the Year award for 2017 is announced on November 16.

29 September 2017

 AUSTRALIAN Livestock Export Council Chairman, Hon Simon Crean, has outlined the work being undertaken by ALEC members in alignment with the objectives shared between exporters and producers around productivity, profitability and sustainability.

11 September 2017

THE Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council (ALEC) has welcomed the positive feedback received during the consultation period for the proposed implementation of a new statutory Dairy Cattle Export Charge. 

28 August 2017

AUSTRALIAN Livestock Exporters’ Council Chairman, Hon Simon Crean, says months of collaborative planning and preparation by industry in the lead-up to busy religious festivals in key Muslim markets reflects Australia’s long-term commitment to a sustainable livestock export trade.

12 July 2017

TWO very worthy charitable causes with strong links to rural and regional communities – Ronald McDonald House Perth and St John Ambulance – are set to benefit from the generosity of Australian livestock exporters at the industry’s annual Gala Dinner Charity Auction in November.

31 May 2017

THE Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council (ALEC) has commenced a process to implement a statutory Dairy Cattle Export Charge at a rate of $6 per head.

19 June 2017

THE Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council (ALEC) has questioned the practical application of meat marketing industry reforms flagged today by the Federal Member for Mayo, Rebekha Sharkie MP.

09 May 2017

AUSTRALIAN livestock exporters have welcomed confirmation in the 2017/18 Federal Budget of $8.3 million over four years in Commonwealth funding to support the future implementation of the Livestock Global Assurance Program (LGAP).