Entries by Daniel Walker

COVID-19 Update!!

Dear valued customers, amid the COVID-19 crisis we are still working hard to fulfill your supply chain needs. Get in touch if you have any questions or worries.

BREXIT UPDATE: UK Officially Leave the EU on 31st January 2020

It is official; the UK will leave the EU on 31st January 2020. The UK will enter the transition period from 1st February 2020 until 31st December 2020. The EU President (Ursula von der Leye) and Boris Johnson have now signed the WAB (The Withdrawal Agreement) which just anticipates approval from the EU parliament. The […]

Chinese New Year – Extention

Dear Customers, Please be advised that the China Government officials have announced the Chinese New Year holidays will be extend to below period due to Novel Coronavirus problem in China. Shanghai/Ningbo will be extend to Feb 9, 2020 and resume work from Feb 10, 2020 Thank you for you patience.

WARNING: UK Port Closures

Dear Customer, Due to the progressive bad weather recently the ports have been closing for short periods of time. In spite of this, we are sorry to notify that there will be longer closures. The closures will affect both FCL and LCL operations. In recent weeks there has been an increase in volume of containers […]


What is AEO? AEO stands for: Authorised Economic Operator for imports and exports What Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status is “AEO status is an internationally recognised quality mark that shows your: role in the international supply chain is secure customs controls and procedures are efficient and meet EU standards It’s not mandatory, but gives quicker access […]

IMO 2020- Surcharge Explained

Dear all our Customers, As some of you may be aware, there has recently been new IMO2020 regulations. The IMO2020 regulations stand for the transition of environmentally aware low sulphur fuel. Shipping lines have announced they will charge the environmental fuel fee (EFF) from December 1st 2019. Therefore, this surcharge will now appear in our […]

Brexit Update – TSP and Importing to the UK from the EU

As the UK continues to battle between deals and a potential for no-deal Brexit, the UK have now surpassed yet another Brexit deadline day on 31st October 2019. How to Prepare for a No-deal Brexit? UK businesses will need to follow the same procedures to importing and exporting from/to the EU as with the rest […]

In Preparation for Brexit on 31 October 2019

Dear Valued Customers, As you are already aware, the United Kingdom will be leaving the EU on 31 October 2019. We aim to keep you as informed as possible on the pending Brexit and how you can prepare for all the possible outcomes. With this in mind we advise the following steps to help you […]

Virtual Tour of Southampton

DP World Southampton have now released a virtual tour at their ever busy Southampton port. For an interactive insight into the sea freight ‘World’ CLICK HERE