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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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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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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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AMCO HGV DRIVER UPDATE

AMCO HGV DRIVER UPDATE

An estimated 5,000 short term HGV Drivers from the EU are set to be granted a temporary Visa so they can start moving goods around the UK from around the second week of November. The shortfall in HGV Drivers, estimated by the Road Haulage Association (RHA) is around...

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October 1st Border Control Changes Post Brexit

October 1st Border Control Changes Post Brexit

Whilst full customs border check on imports will begin on January 1, 2022, October 1st 2021 see the first significant change in procedures affecting and businesses importing food, drink and other goods from the EU into the UK. This is Phase 1. Are you aware and ready?...

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What’s Happening to Container Freight Prices?

What’s Happening to Container Freight Prices?

We are expecting the prices for Container Freight to remain high for at least the next 18-months if not two years. Companies that ship products, components and raw materials via this method need to be prepared for high prices and rate increases at the beginning of the...

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