Guides
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Apr 21

Transit Documentation – Everything You Need to Know

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The UK’s departure from the EU has increased the need for transit documentation. In this guide, we explain the Common Transit Convention (CTC) and the documents you will need...
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25
Feb 21

How To Find Your Tariff Code – A Simple Guide

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What is a tariff code?  A tariff code – also known as a commodity code or HS code –...
Guides
25
Feb 21

Duty Relief Schemes – What Options Are Available?

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If you’re bringing goods into the UK from overseas, then it’s fairly certain you’ll need to pay customs duty...
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03
Sep 20

A Simple Guide to Customs Clearance

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What is customs clearance?  Customs clearance is a compulsory process for any goods entering or leaving a country. It requires the submission of various export and import documentation, as...read more
18
Jun 20

COVID-19: What Support Is Available to UK Exporters?

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Here at Hemisphere Freight Services, we recognise the challenge that exporters are facing as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic, not to mention the ongoing uncertainty of Brexit....read more
15
Jun 20

How to Drive Greater Efficiencies in Your Supply Chain

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There’s an art to maintaining an efficient supply chain, as there are often things involved over which you have little or no control. While supply chains are always vulnerable...read more
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11
Jun 20

The Benefits of Bonded Warehousing

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What is a bonded warehouse? A bonded warehouse is a place of storage for imported goods (also known as bonded goods) that have yet to be processed by customs....read more
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27
May 20

3PL, 4PL & 5PL – What’s the Difference?

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When looking for a logistics provider, there’s a good chance you’ll come across the terms 3PL, 4PL and 5PL. Short for third-party logistics, fourth-party logistics and fifth-party logistics respectively,...read more