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Friday, 9 October 1931

Australia-Europe." Overseas ship-owners have announced a reduction of freight on wool tops from1¾d. to 13/8d. perlb. between Australia, the United Kingdom and Europe. The decrease is about 8s. 4d. per bale."

This reduction cuts no ice, as little or no wool tops go from Australia. It is only camouflage to hoodwink the Government and the people. In the same paper the following rates of freight are quoted by ship-owners: -

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