Trade Development

Trade Development and Statistics 

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd’s (PBPL) Trade Development team is your one-stop shop for trade-related and property enquiries, providing access to integrated shipping and trade expertise, trade property development and marketing services. The team is committed to customer service and facilitating trade solutions.

We work with new and existing customers to help with access to services and facilities, and to ensure cargo is best serviced in the Port of Brisbane.

We also work with customers planning for future projects and facilitating long-term trade growth. We work with PBPL’s Property team to negotiate and manage land tenure and provide strategic direction on land uses within the trade precincts.  

Trade Statistics 

To assist and promote trade growth and development, PBPL provides statistical reports and related market research. Monthly trade statistics are usually uploaded by the end of the third-week of the month.
NOTE: The trade reports on this page are based on port arrival dates.

Monthly Trade Reports
Historical Statistical Reports
Quarterly Trade Data


Request a tailored trade solution

PBPL’s Trade Development team provides expertise in the area of trade facilitation, shipping and logistics solutions for new and existing customers.

If you require further information, please contact PBPL's Trade Development Manager, Andrew Brinkworth on 07 3258 4888 or

DIOR is a web-based, interactive trade data reporting system.

It is available to a range of trade customers including shipping lines and agents, importers and exporters, freight forwarders, and terminal operators.

How do I get started?

If you are interested in becoming a DIOR subscriber, please contact us at, DIOR FAQ's.
Once you are registered, the team will give you a quick introduction to the system and then you’ll be ready to go.

Registered users, please click here to access DIOR.

What are the benefits?

For a yearly subscription fee, customers can access the system to generate up-to-date, detailed, customised trade statistic reports.

Data can be filtered by a range of different criteria including commodity, country and pack type. Reports can then be printed or exported to pdf or Microsoft Excel. Users can access port-wide data, with shipping lines able to access data specific to their business.

Can I access information about my competitors?

No, you can only access information about your individual business or your line (in the case of shipping lines or agents).

How much does it cost?

The standard DIOR package costs $814.00 (inc. GST) per year. Click here for a detailed price structure.