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The latest in logistics and supply chain news.

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Operations
August 3, 2021
The Ever Given finally reaches Port of Felixstowe 5 months later
The Port of Felixstowe said 2,000 containers were being unloaded by crane and the process would take about 24 hours. Many keen shipping enthusiasts and ship-spotters flocked to the waterfront to watch the highly anticipated moment that the Ever Given arrived.
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Sasha Khan
Digital Marketing Coordinator
2 Minutes
Market Update
July 30, 2021
Market Update August
Issues in the maritime sector in particular are significant, as any impact can cause drastic knock on effects throughout the route. Current market conditions are brutal, and perhaps the most challenging times that this sector has ever faced.
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Sasha Khan
Digital Marketing Coordinator
8 Minutes
Shanghai skyline amidst Typhoon In-Fa | Source AFP
Operations
July 29, 2021
China typhoons pose supply chain threat as ports shutdown
Global supply chains are facing even more challenges this week, as typhoons and flooding causes major ports to close down, affecting some of the busiest container ports in the world.
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Sasha Khan
Digital Marketing Coordinator
2 Minutes
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Customs
July 16, 2021
Will UK and EU trade return to ‘normality’ without the friction caused post-Brexit?
We are more than half a year into the new customs clearance regulations that Brexit has imposed on imports and exports and traders are desperate to know when, if at all, will UK and EU trade return to a sense of normality?
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Sasha Khan
Digital Marketing Coordinator
4 Minutes
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Market Update
June 30, 2021
Market Update July
The current market environment continues to remain incredibly volatile, with freight rates at all-time highs, pandemic-induced staff shortages and extreme congestion at major ports, all contributing to what has been a fragile situation for over a year. We take a look at what July holds.
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Sasha Khan
Digital Marketing Coordinator
8 Minutes
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Customs
June 18, 2021
The Secret to Frictionless Trade Post-Brexit
We share the top tips to achieving frictionless trade using our Northern France Gateway solutions.
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Sasha Khan
Digital Marketing Coordinator
2 Minutes
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