China to conduct random inspections on export containersFrom 1 July, as part of its enforcement of new container-weighing requirements, China will conduct random inspections on export containers at the country’s ports according to long-awaited industry gui...
BIFA says trade regulation set to get even more stringentThe British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for over 1,500 UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, notes that HMRC is placing ever-increasing emphasis on complia...
MCA confirm application process for becoming a verified weigherThe Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) inform trade that the application process to become a ‘Verified Weigher’ is now available.
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Dangerous Goods by Air - Revalidation (DGA2)Who should take this course: All staff involved in the packing, processing, documentation and handli...
ALTRINCHAM - Mercure Bowden Hotel
Dangerous Goods by Sea (DGS1)Who should take this course: All who have anything to do with dangerous goods by sea. Training i...
FELTHAM - St Giles Hotel (Feltham)
Dangerous Goods by Air (DGA1)This course is held over three days and is mandatory for all staff involved in the packing, document...
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Robert Keen @BIFA_DGHappy Birthday to the shipping container. One of the first being loaded in May 1956 https://t.co/cy91rdmgQM
Freightos @freightos🎂 Happy 60th Birthday Container Shipping, with this timeline of how you changed the world https://t.co/6G8x0Npy1l https://t.co/srqoAZLzJG
BIFA @BIFACustoms Information Paper 31 (2016) - End Use relief – Use of T5 Union Customs Code. https://t.co/Uzgqs3f9am
UCC / AEOUNION CUSTOMS CODE & AUTHORISED ECONOMIC OPERATOR
The UCC is being introduced across the European Union (EU) on 1 May 2016. There’ll be a number of changes to how goods cross EU borders and some transitional arrangements will operate until 2020.
SOLASTHE VERIFIED GROSS MASS OF A CONTAINER CARRYING CARGO
The amendment to SOLAS VI Regulation 2 being introduced on 1 July 2016 expands on how the gross mass of cargo carried in units including tare weight of the container, must be verified.
Multimodal 2016NEC BIRMINGHAM : 10-12 MAY
Multimodal is the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event.
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