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Importance Of Understanding INCOTERMS

Importance Of Understanding INCOTERMS

Curious to learn more about INCOTERMS? Read our handy guide to everything you need to know. What Are INCOTERMS? INCOTERMS were produced by the ICC (or International Chamber of Commerce) to replace some of the contractual words and phrases that are commonly used by...

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CONNECTING CHINA, EUROPE AND THE UK BY ROAD

CONNECTING CHINA, EUROPE AND THE UK BY ROAD

SAY HELLO TO THE SILK ROAD COVID-19 and the Pandemic has caused immeasurable disruption of shipping which has led to a growing requirement for diversification in terms of transport down the Europe and Asia trade channel. It’s true to say that China to EU/ UK Rail...

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How has COVID-19 affected International Logistics?

How has COVID-19 affected International Logistics?

The ongoing pandemic continues to be a challenge for many businesses globally and it is uncertain when it, or the new precautions and measures to fight it, will come to an end. With this in mind, we have continued to innovate and improve our own methods as a reliable...

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT KNOWN CONSIGNOR

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT KNOWN CONSIGNOR

Introduced to streamline the way Air Cargo is cleared before uplift onto an aircraft, Known Consignor was an EU Directive implemented in full on 29th April 2013. What is a Known Consignor? A Known Consignor is an alternative way of meeting Air Cargo security...

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A Brief History of Warehousing and Logistics

A Brief History of Warehousing and Logistics

With the new world of just-in-time (JIT) delivery, globalised supply chains and online shopping giants, many would consider warehousing and logistics to be a relatively newly developed economic sector. However, while it’s certainly true that we’re now more reliant on...

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Bonded Warehousing in the New Covid Economy

Bonded Warehousing in the New Covid Economy

This is a time of economic uncertainty, and a difficult period for businesses all over the world. In the UK and Europe, lockdown is over but social distancing measures remain. Consumer confidence, disposable income and high-street footfall are all down. Local...

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Myths about sea freight debunked

Myths about sea freight debunked

Despite the increase in global trade, there are a number of misconceptions and myths surrounding the convenience and cost of shipping items overseas. If you are considering shipping your items to customers via overseas import services, it's important to debunk the...

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