Coronavirus freight developments

While Asia-Europe container shipping lines are reducing capacity by idling vessels from May as volumes deteriorate with the collapse in demand, air freight rates have reached their highest ever levels, making Sea/Air solutions even more attractive for time-sensitive shipments, in the latest coronavirus freight developments.

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Apr 15, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
European road to Coronavirus recovery

The European Commission has announced a Joint European road to Coronavirus recovery, a plan aimed at leading the region back from the containment measures imposed on its member countries.

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Calming customers in the Coronavirus crisis

This article was first published in The Voice of the Independent and The Loadstar (Link below): Every business is vulnerable in this Coronavirus crisis. The days of burying your head in the sand and waiting for the storm to blow over are gone.

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Mar 23, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
Get ready to spread the news

As the government debate stronger ‘lockdown’ measures and MPs debate emergency laws designed to combat Covid-19, we consider one of the most complex crises to face us in generations and how to prepare positively for what is yet to come.

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Feb 24, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
Incoterms 2020 infographic now available in Chinese

The Incoterms 2020 infographic produced for the TT Club, in collaboration with BIFA, CILT, CIPS and global law firm HFW, is now available in Chinese.

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Jan 21, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
Your award winning checklist

Winning a trade award boosts employee morale, underlines your value to existing customers and raises your standing with prospective customers. It is NOT the time to be coy or secretive.

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Jan 19, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
Incoterms 2020 infographic produced for TT Club

An Incoterms 2020 infographic, focusing on the transfer of risk and associated risk elements, has been researched and designed by Actualis on behalf of TT Club, in collaboration with BIFA, CILT, CIPS  and global law firm HFW.

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Jan 17, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
Clients celebrate double BIFA success

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) annual Freight Service Awards were held yesterday with Brunel Air Cargo in the Extra mile category and Noatum Logistics triumphant in the ‘Air Cargo Services’ category.

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Jan 07, 2020 Paul Kelly 0 comments
Forwarders must combat carrier ‘data cartels’ to survive

This thought-leadership feature co-authored with forwarding guru Steve Walker has been published in the print edition of the Journal of Commerce Annual Review and Outlook 2020, on the JOC web site and featured in their global eBulletins.

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Nov 23, 2019 Paul Kelly 0 comments
What we’ve been up to

In a busy couple of months we’ve had multiple award wins, clients short-listed for more awards, web site launches, rebrands, publicity and profile-building. We have four clients short-listed for seven BIFA Freight Service Awards in January and two of our clients won three awards and a highly commended at last month’s Global Freight Awards in […]

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