Brexit

Transport group welcomes extension to Brexit contingency for air

By Damian Brett

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed yesterday’s news that the European Union (EU) has approved the extension of two…

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FTA: We need more information to prepare for Brexit

By Rachelle Harry

The logistics industry has responded to the UK government’s Brexit announcement yesterday (October 17). James Hookham, deputy chief executive of…

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Caspian Air Cargo Summit: Industry must prepare for future growth

By Rachelle Harry

IATA head of cargo Glyn Hughes has called on the air cargo industry to “apply equal vigour” to all the…

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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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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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BIFA casts doubt over UK government’s Brexit customs training funding

By Rachelle Harry

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expressed reservations about the UK government’s latest announcement about funding for customs training….

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New funds available to help UK companies prepare for post-Brexit customs declarations

Ahead of the UK leaving the European Union, the country’s government yesterday revealed a new fund for businesses to train…

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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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BIFA agrees with Confederation of British Industry’s Brexit warning

By Rachelle Harry

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has agreed with a caution issued by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), which…

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