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Webinar - International Trade Assistants - Free of charge for your business for 6 months

Wed. 24 Nov 2021
Free of charge – Cost Neutral – Gratis - what else do you need to know?

Focus on the future

Mon. 22 Nov 2021
The 2021 FIATA General Meeting was, for the second year, held virtually on 18 November 2021 as the pandemic has continued to constrain face-to-face meetings.

“Congestion is not just for Christmas,” says Global Shippers Forum

Wed. 17 Nov 2021
The wave of congestion that is sweeping through global supply chains delaying deliveries of seasonal goods and essential commodities, stranding many shippers between meeting impossible delivery deadlines while paying record shipping rates is not set to subside anytime soon, according to Global Shippers Forum (GSF).

Rate reduction could take 18-30 months

Wed. 17 Nov 2021
In issue 540 of the Sunday Spotlight, we analysed the composite CCFI freight rate index, to see how quickly freight rates could normalise, if using history as a guide.

Have Your Say: Gatwick Northern Runway Consultation

Thu. 11 Nov 2021
The Gatwick Airport Ltd (GAL) consultation on proposals to bring the Northern Runway into routine use will close on the 1st December 2021. Your feedback will help refine plans before they are submitted to the Planning Inspectorate.

Manchester, Bradford and Portsmouth Clean Air Zone Updates

Thu. 11 Nov 2021
Updates on the latest progress for Clean Air Zones (CAZs)

European road freight rates hit an all-time high

Thu. 11 Nov 2021
The latest quarterly European Road Freight Rate Benchmark published by Transport Intelligence shows that prices have hit historic highs across Europe, driven by a mix of robust economic growth, global supply chain bottlenecks, rising costs and scarce capacity.

Port of Antwerp & Port of Zeebrugge Roadshow UK

Thu. 11 Nov 2021
'Stronger together across the Channel' - Port of Antwerp & Port of Zeebrugge visit their neighbours in the UK

TAPA EMEA offers free virtual conference places as experts discuss supply chain risks and resilience in 2022 and beyond

Thu. 4 Nov 2021
Freight, logistics and supply chain specialists are being invited to register free of charge for the Transported Asset Protection Association’s (TAPA EMEA) 2021 Virtual Conference next week, which looks at the impact of Covid and risks to the resilience of global supply chains in 2022 and beyond.

European Road Freight Rate Benchmark Q3 2021: European road freight rates at record highs

Thu. 4 Nov 2021
The European Road Freight Rate Benchmark for Q3 shows that prices have hit historic highs across Europe, driven by a mix of robust economic growth, global supply chain bottlenecks, rising costs and scarce capacity. Ti and Upply are joined by IRU for the Q3 Benchmark for the first time.


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