Flowers by Sea – Improving market access for Australian wildflowers

This project has investigated using sea freight to export Australian flowers and foliages. In recent times shipping times have decreased and container technology has improved, providing more reliable control of temperature and humidity. Most importantly, sea freight costs are approximately 60% those of air freight. If quality can be maintained, exporting by sea could directly improve profitability for Australian growers and exporters.

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