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FMC clears P3 alliance

The Federal Maritime Commission has granted regulatory approval for a huge vessel-sharing agreement between the world’s top three container lines, but with stricter monitoring than…

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Severe Weather Report

Severe Weather in the winter of 2013/14 We have been experiencing a most abnormal spell of adverse weather throughout the UK, and we, as part…

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GSP scheme – changes due soon

The EU has revised its GSP scheme with the changes coming into effect from 1st January 2014. To make sure you are up to date on…

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Wood packing compliancy

The Forestry Commission have issued us with a notification on a Plant Health issue that may affect your business and have the potential to lead…

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Brazilian port congestion

Brazilian ports experiencing substantial delays There are very serious problems at the moment affecting all carriers operating on the South America East Coast to North…

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Typhoon Utor

Typhoon Utor caused transport chaos in southern China and Hong Kong with heavy rain, strong winds and waves of up to 10 meters. Multiple air, truck and…

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EU revises GSP scheme

The EU has revised its GSP scheme and as from 1st January 2014 the number of countries which currently benefit from this will be reduced from…

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Asian longhorn beetle threat – update

Asian longhorn beetle threat – update The Forestry Commission has issued an update regarding the Asian Longhorn Beetle Threat. This update includes a handy list…

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Italian landslide

A landslide occurred yesterday near the Gotthard tunnel in Switzerland causing disruption to our Italian rail container service. Repair work to the electric line, tracks…

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Flooding in Central Europe

The transport system in Central Europe is experiencing severe problem due to flooding. The area that is worst effected covers Southern Germany, Austria and the…

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