Michael McCormack says live animal exporters are ‘very much on notice’ and any that transgress in future should be stripped of their export licenses.
Bill Shorten has rocked political ranks today, in calling for an immediate ban on live sheep exports to the Middle East.
Dissenting calls to ban live sheep exports within the Coalition government have been backed by the Greens but rejected by David Littleproud.
The wool market managed to struggle through the sudden surge in supply volume after the Easter recess.
The offering at auction clearly exceeded buyer demanded with 10 per cent and 5pc pass in rates across the two days.