Noatum Logistics celebrate first BIFA success

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) annual Freight Service Awards were held yesterday with Noatum Logistics triumphant in the ‘Air Cargo Services’ category.

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Street direction sign saying "European Union, Exit" with EU flag

The Brexit clock is still ticking…..

With the Brexit withdrawal agreement in the House of Lords, the United Kingdom is moving irrevocably towards the 31st January Brexit deadline, leaving just 11 month’s transition to prepare for the inevitable changes to Customs processes.

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Felixstowe strike dates announced

Christmas strike action has been voted for overwhelmingly, by workers at Felixstowe, the UK’s busiest container port, in a dispute over outsourcing.

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IMO 2020 disruption predicted

IMO 2020 is set to be the largest ever regulatory change in the fuel sector, potentially adding £220 billion across global supply chains, and forcing the shipping lines to invest heavily in compliance solutions.

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Despite extension and election Brexit threats remain

This week’s Brexit extension and vote for general election effectively means that a No-Deal exit before the new 31st January 2020 deadline should be extremely unlikely. But threats for shippers remain.

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BIFA shortlist Noatum Logistics for two awards

BIFA have revealed the finalists of their annual Freight Service Awards, with Noatum Logistics shortlisted for awards in the Air Cargo Services and European Logistics categories.

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95,000 firms subscribed to ‘no deal’ simplified imports

Repeating its recent allocation of EORI numbers to 90,000 firms,  HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has now subscribed 95,000 businesses to its simplified TSP import procedures which will be put in place should the UK leave the EU without an agreement on October 31st.

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Importing using Transitional Simplified Procedures

How to import goods that are not controlled (standard goods) from the EU into the UK using transitional simplified procedures.

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Brexit tariff targets garments

The UK government has released an updated tariff regime that would apply for 12-months if Britain leaves the EU without a withdrawal deal, including amended tariffs to imports of clothing.

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Asia shipping congestion

Lines may add capacity ahead of Chinese New Year

Shipping lines will add an additional 5.5% capacity on the Asia-Europe trade before an early Chinese New Year, according to reports by JOC quoting Sea-Intelligence Maritime Consulting.

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