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EU Exit - DDP clients in the Far East – ‘Brexit’
EV Cargo Global Forwarding - UK EU Exit - DDP clients in the Far East – ‘Brexit’ You need to be aware of two major changes which may impact clients in your area when the UK leaves the customs arrangements of the European Union on 1st January 2021.
Colombo port congestion: 50,000 teus logjam drives delays and rate hikes
A backlog of 50,000 teus at the port of Colombo is causing chaos for South Asian transhipment cargo. The capital of Sri Lanka has been under a Covid-lockdown for the past couple of weeks, while a labour shortage at the city’s container terminals has caused congestion since early October.
UK lags behind in Europe's 'two-speed' ocean logistics market
Europe has become a ‘two-speed’ ocean logistics market with continental Europe managing heavy fourth quarter import flows far better than the UK, according to Christoph Baumeister, Trade Manager Far East-Europe, at Flexport.