Wellard finalises note redemptions and $13m in asset sales

Sheep Central, 19 December 2018

RECENT sales of non-core abattoir and pre-export assets are set to generate about $13 million for listed live export company Wellard Limited.

Wellard reduces live sheep trade exposure with feed mill and facility sale

Sheep Central, 05 December 2018

LISTED live export shipping company Wellard has sold its Western Australian feed mill and sheep feeding operations for an undisclosed sum.

Live exporter Wellard reports $36m loss for FY2018

Sheep Central, 21 August 2018

LIVE cattle and sheep exporter Wellard has reported a $36.4 million loss for the 2017/18 financial year.

Wellard plans further sheep shipments after 10,000 lambs go to Oman

Sheep Central, 18 May 2017

WESTERN Australian exporter Wellard Ltd has re-established live sheep exports to the Gulf Region of the Middle East after a hiatus of almost two years.

Wellard’s WA sheep and lamb plant to cut energy use

Sheep Central, 09 March 2016

ENERGY costs will be cut by 8 percent at Wellard’s Western Australian abattoir, Beaufort River Meats, with the installation of a Voltage Power Optimisation system.

RSPCA welfare fears for Wellard sheep re-exported live

Terry Sim, 15 February 2016

WESTERN Australian live exporter Wellard has confirmed about 5000 sheep off-loaded last month from the stricken vessel MV Ocean Outback have been sold and shipped overseas.

Live sheep exporter supports WA Lamb Legends campaign

Sheep Central, 03 November 2015

WESTERN Australian-based live sheep exporter Wellard has donated 300 quality Western Australian lambs and hoggets to hunger relief agency Foodbank WA as part of the Lamb Legends campaign.

Live sheep exporter proposes sale ban on ESCAS violators

Sheep Central, 29 September 2015

AUSTRALIAN live sheep exporter Wellard has proposed that Middle East importers who sell sheep outside the Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System should not be sold livestock.

Ocean Drover heads for repairs

Sheep Central, 10 November 2014

The livestock export vessel, Ocean Drover, will be towed to Singapore to repair damage it suffered in a fire at Fremantle last month. Live export company, Wellard, said the vessel was in the process of being relocated to Singapore for repairs to the vessel’s bridge and accommodation areas.

Live exporter Wellard withdraws from Jordan after ESCAS sheep leakage issues

Terry Sim, 06 November 2014

Live exporter Wellard has withdrawn from the Jordan market following reports last month of sheep being handled outside approved ESCAS supply chains.