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BIFA says new no deal Brexit Customs procedures are skewed towards new traders

UK freight forwarder group BIFA has criticised the Transitional Simplified Procedures (TSP) published by the UK Customs authority in the case…

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Miami airport and Brazilian Post Office launch expedited shipping for e-commerce

Miami International Airport (MIA) and Brazilian post office Correios have launched an expedited shipping service for e-commerce packages. The Compra…

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ASM moves to allay no-deal Brexit ferry port congestion concerns

Customs clearance software provider Agency Sector Management (ASM) says that plans are in place to continue processing the current levels…

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UK welcomes Brussels’ no-deal Brexit planning for aviation and trucking

The UK has welcomed the European Union’s (EU) “no-deal” contingency action plan which includes certain short term safeguards for the UK aviation…

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UK forwarders welcome funding for Brexit customs declaration training

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has welcomed the recent news of an £8m  government funding scheme for customs intermediaries…

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Delayed departure: The FTA on preparing for Brexit in March 2019

James Hookham, deputy chief executive of the UK’s Freight Transport Association (FTA), provides an exclusive insight for Air Cargo News…

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ASM continues to make contingencies for new UK Customs system

Agency Sector Management (ASM) is continuing work on contingency plans for businesses affected by the new UK’s Customs Declaration Service…

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Time:matters swoops on customs firms

Logistics firm time:matters has acquired CB Customs Broker and Customs Broker Cargo Handling as it expands the range of services…

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Brexit: Keep the planes flying and the trucks rolling, says FTA

UK Logistics professionals have warned the government’s Brexit negotiators to prioritise the negotiation of aviation and road access agreements with…

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UK Customs crunch warning as new system faces significant Brexit challenges

The UK National Audit Office (NAO) has warned that "significant challenges" remain in the implementation of a new Customs Declaration…

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