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Jul 21

Global Shipping Disruption – Our Advice For Customers

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Global shipping is currently subject to major disruption, following the partial closure of a key port in China due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Added to the blockage of the...read more
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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,...read more
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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, while it is important to ready your company for any...read more
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Sep 20

Fluctuating Ocean Freight Rates and How to Manage Them

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The ocean freight rate is the fee payable to a shipping company for getting freight from A to B. It is usually paid in US dollars. If you import...read more
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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 it’s vehicle booking system. At Hemisphere,...read more

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