USD borrowings are converted to AUD using CCIRS entered into at the time of raising the debt.
DBCT takes a portfolio hedging approach to align debt costs with the five-year regulatory returns taking advantage of the natural hedge available to reduce volatility in cashflows.
Exports by Region
Exports to all key destinations in 2017 were reduced by tropical cyclone Debbie, which affected approximately 6 Mt of throughput through DBCT in March/April/May 2017
DBCT has been shipping at levels close to capacity with the exception of April 2017, caused by damage to the rail network during Cyclone Debbie.