Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Indonesia halts live cattle imports from Australian property after sea shipment deaths
Indonesia has imposed a temporary ban on live cattle imports from a specific Australian property following the recent deaths of over 100 cattle on the Brahman Express vessel, which set sail from Darwin, Australian Broadcasting Corporation r ...
Thursday, March 28, 2024
More than 100 Australian cattle on ship dead before reaching Indonesia
More than 100 Australian cattle have died on a live export ship to Indonesia — likely one of the highest mortality rates ever reported on an Australian cattle shipment.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Delayed cattle consignment in Darwin, Australia, now heading for Jakarta, Indonesia
A consignment of cattle delayed in a pre-export quarantine feedlot since mid-January sailed from Darwin, Australia, for Jakarta, Indonesia, on February 17, following the belated formal release of 2024 cattle import permits on February 16 by ...
Friday, January 5, 2024
Australia's immunisation drive shields thousands of Indonesian cattle from LSD
In an ongoing effort to safeguard Australia's cattle industry from biosecurity threats, the Australian government has sent its final and one-millionth vaccination dose to Indonesia to combat lumpy skin disease (LSD) and foot-and-mouth disea ...
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Australia's live cattle export prices to Indonesia on decline
Australia's live cattle export prices to Indonesia are falling, with feeder steers shipped from Darwin fetching around $2.60 a kilogramme compared to a peak of $5.50 a kilogramme in 2022.
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Australia's cattle exports now re-permitted to enter Indonesia
Australian cattle producers will be able to resume live cattle and buffalo trade with Indonesia after Australia agreed to extra biosecurity measures on September 8.
Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Australian opposition looks to quick resolution of Indonesia's LSD-related ban on Aussie cattle
New export restrictions slapped on two West Australian cattle yards by Indonesia will need to be resolved by September 12, according to Australia's federal opposition.
Thursday, August 3, 2023
Australian cattle industry addresses Indonesia's suspension of imports over lumpy skin disease concerns
The Australian government is taking proactive measures to address concerns raised by international trading partners following Indonesia's decision to suspend cattle imports from four Australian pre-export quarantine facilities due to lumpy ...
Thursday, August 3, 2023
Australia already testing cattle for diseases following Indonesia's export suspension, webinar participants informed
Priority testing to prove Australian cattle pose no disease risk to Indonesia commenced on July 31, a webinar involving cattle industry representatives in Australia and Australian government officials was told this week.
Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Indonesia suspends live cattle imports from four Australian facilities due to lumpy skin disease
The Indonesian government has suspended live cattle imports from four Australian export facilities after detecting cases of lumpy skin disease (LSD) in livestock shipped from Australia, ABC News reported.
Friday, July 1, 2022
Indonesia cattle FMD outbreak nearly stops northern Australia's live export trade
The foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak in Indonesia has nearly stopped the live export trade from northern Australia and completely disrupted the country's food supply system, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported.
Monday, June 6, 2022
Exports of Australian live cattle to Indonesia slows due to foot-and-mouth disease
Tom Dawkins, the chief executive of Australia's Northern Territory Livestock Exporters Association (NTLEA), said live cattle exports to Indonesia for the rest of June 2022 will slow to a near halt due to the foot-and-mouth disease situation ...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Australia probes on distressing cattle slaughter in Indonesia
Federal agencies are looking into the slaughter of Australian cattle in the Indonesian province of Aceh following the emergence of a disturbing video footage, The Guardian reported.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Breeding cattle from Australia exported to Indonesia found dead or malnourished
December 10, 2019 Breeding cattle from Australia exported to Indonesia found dead or malnourished An Australian Government funded review of a consignment exporting more than 2,500 cattle to Indonesia in late 2018 found about 72 of these ani ...
Thursday, September 6, 2018
New Australia-Indonesia trade deal augurs well for Aussie cattlemen
Australia and Indonesia have announced the conclusion of the negotiations for the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), which was welcomed by the Australian livestock and red meat industry.

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