Exit mobile menu
Close Menu
home  /  login  /  register  /  search  /  Tel: 020 8844 2266
THE LEADING BODY REPRESENTING
THE UK INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT SERVICES INDUSTRY
Menu Menu

Articles

FIATA FMC toolkit provides guidance to members on unjust demurrage and detention practices

Wed. 28 Oct 2020
FIATA (International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations) has published a toolkit on the US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Final Rule on Demurrage and Detention to help its members leverage this information in their national contexts.

Maritime introduces new intermodal rail service from London Gateway to East Midlands terminal

Wed. 28 Oct 2020
Maritime Transport Ltd (Maritime) has strengthened its intermodal capacity with the introduction of a new rail service operating between DP World London Gateway (LGP) and its terminal at East Midlands Gateway (EMG).

Apprentices more vital than ever in tough times

Tue. 27 Oct 2020
It’s a tough call, with Covid-19 disrupting many freight forwarders’ daily operations, but now is the time to step up apprentice recruitment, says the British International Freight Association (BIFA).

European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT) permits

Mon. 26 Oct 2020
The present situation regarding trading with the EU after the end of the Transition period on the 31st December 2020 is complex.

Just do one thing…

Thu. 22 Oct 2020
With young people being hit the hardest by the pandemic's disruption to the jobs market, now is the time to drive apprenticeship opportunities forward.

Riding the waves

Wed. 21 Oct 2020
Container trade has been resilient during the pandemic as consumer confidence has been given a shot through government support.

Time is running out to prepare for changes to trade with Europe from 1 January 2021

Mon. 19 Oct 2020
New rules are coming for trade between Great Britain and Europe. HMRC is contacting businesses to urge them to take action, so that they can continue trading with Europe from 1 January 2021.

Established in the UK for Customs

Mon. 19 Oct 2020
Traders must be established in the UK for Freight Forwarders to act as a ‘Direct Representative’.

Check an HGV is Ready to Cross the Border

Fri. 16 Oct 2020
To help hauliers and HGV drivers understand if they are carrying the right documentation, the UK Government is developing a new web service, known as “Check an HGV is Ready to Cross the Border” (the Service) for the Roll on Roll off (RoRo) Freight Industry.

Safety and Security risk assessments after Brexit Transition for indirect exports to rest of the world

Fri. 16 Oct 2020
Carriers to submit safety and security declarations for air and maritime shipments arriving in the UK, after the UK leaves the EU.


Reset password