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Mar 21

LVBI Authorisation – What Has Changed?

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Importers in the UK can save on duty and tax by bulk clearing several consignments of low-value items, instead of declaring each individual consignment. Up until 31 December 2020,...
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05
Jan 21

Brexit Shipping Changes – What You Need To Know

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Despite the agreement of a free trade deal, the UK’s departure from the European Union has still affected businesses...
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11
Nov 20

Brexit: Essential Guidance for Importers & Exporters

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At HFS, we are proud of our reputation for reliable, efficient logistics services and want to reassure clients that,...
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25
Sep 20

Fluctuating Ocean Freight Rates and How to Manage Them

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What are ocean freight rates? The ocean freight rate is the fee payable to a shipping company for getting freight from A to B. It is usually paid in...read more
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24
Sep 20

Port of Felixstowe Congestion Update

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In recent weeks, the Port of Felixstowe has experienced heavy congestion due to a rise in import volume as well as issues with its vehicle booking system. At Hemisphere,...read more
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02
Jun 20

The Benefits of an Integrated Logistics Provider

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Businesses have various options when it comes to organising their logistics, but whether they’re an exporter, importer or a firm that trades domestically, they’ll ultimately be seeking a solution...read more
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21
Feb 20

Brexit: Customs Procedures to Change from 2021

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The UK has now officially left the European Union, initiating a transition period for the government to agree a new trade deal with EU officials and member states. While...read more
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Feb 20

Incoterms 2020 – What Has Changed?

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The International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) updated Incoterms rules – Incoterms® 2020 – came into effect on 1 January, 2020. Incoterms are a set of rules that can be...read more

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