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FIATA World Congress: “Digitisation is key to reducing bottlenecks at hubs”

By Rachelle Harry

Dr Oliver Peltzer, partner and head practice group transport, aviation, logistics at law firm Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein, has called for…

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FTA urges members to continue preparing for no-deal despite latest proposal

By Damian Brett

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging its members to continue preparing for a no-deal Brexit despite the UK government’s…

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New software to speed up e-commerce customs clearance at Leipzig/Halle

New customs software at Leipzig/Halle Airport will ensure e-commerce shipments are processed more quickly and efficiently. The ZODIAK software, developed…

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UPU rates vote still leaves issue of under-reporting of duties by Chinese retailers

President Trump’s success in winning higher rates for e-commerce packages entering the US postal delivery system still leaves open courier…

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Row over subsidised e-commerce packages into the US faces crunch vote

A row about subsidised e-commerce packages may see US postal rates soar by up to 300% if a compromise cannot…

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UK forwarders critical of new Customs declaration system

By Damian Brett

UK freight forwarder group BIFA has “numerous concerns” over the progress of a new system that will replace the existing Customs…

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How to prepare air cargo supply chains for Brexit

By Peter MacSwiney

In the second of our ‘How To’ series, Peter MacSwiney, chairman, Agency Sector Management, examines how companies can prepare their…

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Trucks loaded with cargo could be flown into the UK as part of no-deal Brexit plans

The UK government has issued a tender worth up to £300m calling for companies to transport trucks, trailers and vans…

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Carousel wins AEO status

Carousel Logistics, which specialises in the transport of parts and products for high-performance industries across Europe, has obtained Authorised Economic…

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FedEx sues US government over Chinese export rules

FedEx is suing the US government to obtain an exclusion to the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)  if it mistakenly ships…

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