- The logistics and warehousing sector is an integral part of Australia’s supply chain employing more than 373,000 people across occupations including warehousing, logistics, storage and handling distribution.
- Specialised and higher-level computer skills, problem-solving and analytic skills, and more sophisticated contract management practices are driving a more integrated approach to logistics management.
- Warehouse facilities have moved towards becoming sophisticated distribution and information centres that provide linkages along a product’s entire supply chain, facilitating just-in-time supply of stock (IBISWorld, 2017).
- The rising popularity of online shopping and the growth of online retailers are expected to significantly benefit the logistics and warehousing industry (IBISWorld, 2017).
Latest Logistics Sector News
On behalf of the Industry Reference Committees (IRC's) that Australian Industry Standards (AIS) supports, the eleven 2019 IRC Skills Forecast and Proposed Schedule of Work documents have been submitted to the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC).The IRC...read more
The Technical Advisory Committee for the TLI Shared Equipment Project, has finalised draft materials and would like your feedback.The draft Units of Competency are proposed to be included in the following qualifications:Operate pooled equipmentTLI21616...read more
The Technical Advisory Committee for the TLI Logistics Operations Project has finalised draft materials and would like your feedback. Upon review the TAC determined there was a high level of duplication between the Certificate III in Logistics and...read more