Australia's Maritime Petroleum Supply Chain

Publisher: 
Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism
Publication date: 
June 2013

This report considers how the maritime supply chain operates for Australia. It provides a high level summary of all the components in the shipping task from point of loading to discharge (the maritime supply chain). It describes features of the petroleum market where that interacts with the shipping task. The report is intended to inform those interested in understanding the maritime supply chain influences on the security of petroleum supply to Australia.