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HMRC’s NEW CUSTOMS DECLARATIONS SERVICE

HMRC’s NEW CUSTOMS DECLARATIONS SERVICE

Please be advised, HMRC will switch off their current Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) I.T platform for all GB Imports 30th September 2022, and 31st March 2023 for Exports. CHIEF will be replaced by a brand new system called Customs Declarations...

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What Are The Benefits Of Duty Deferment?

What Are The Benefits Of Duty Deferment?

Are you looking for a way to streamline finances on your import and export documentation? If so you’ll be pleased to know that UK Customs allow deferment until the 15th of the month, provided that physical imports are complete. But is it worth setting up a duty...

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LOGISTICS FOR AUTOMOTIVE – AIR CHARTER

LOGISTICS FOR AUTOMOTIVE – AIR CHARTER

Logistics plays a vital role in most industries, however, logistics for automotive is perhaps more reliant than others. From energy, healthcare, and pharma, to retail, I.T and telecoms, logistics can make or break a business. For example, a typical car is comprised of...

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AMCO SPARK INTO ACTION FOR QUEEN’S JUBILEE

AMCO SPARK INTO ACTION FOR QUEEN’S JUBILEE

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend gave us all a weekend to cherish and treasure. We saw many things, from military parades to church bell rings at St Paul’s Cathedral and a Party at the Palace concert. In addition, tens of thousands of street parties across the...

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How Does Freight Forwarding Work?

How Does Freight Forwarding Work?

Importers and exporters who need to move goods through the supply chain can employ freight forwarding companies. To ensure the cargo reaches its destination, the forwarder works with carefully chosen shipping companies. These firms then transport goods onward to the...

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AMCO EXPANDS ON THEIR AIR FREIGHT SERVICES

AMCO EXPANDS ON THEIR AIR FREIGHT SERVICES

AMCO continues to strengthen its position in the international logistics sector achieving IATA accreditation and becoming an official IATA Cargo Agent. IATA (International Air Transport Association) was founded 1945 and today represents around 290 airlines from all...

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7 reasons companies need a logistics consultant

7 reasons companies need a logistics consultant

The complexities of European logistics and warehousing demand a high level of specialist knowledge and expertise. This is why most companies prefer working with specialist consultants rather than doing the work themselves.   Furthermore, it makes little sense for...

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GOODS VEHICLE MOVEMENT SERVICE

GOODS VEHICLE MOVEMENT SERVICE

GVMS - A UK GOVERNMENT PLATFORM The Goods Vehicle Movement Service (GVMS) is a UK Government IT platform for moving goods between Great Britain (Inc NI) and the EU. The GVMS system is estimated to need to process 400 million customs declarations per year. If you're...

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Sea Freight Services: Everything You Need To Know

Sea Freight Services: Everything You Need To Know

Are you thinking of using sea freight services but want to weigh the pros and cons first? Learn more in our robust guide which covers all important aspects of sea freight. What is sea freight? Sea freight is cheaper than air freight and takes longer comparatively....

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