United Kingdom

United Kingdom

18 Sep 2019
The threat of a no-deal Brexit is spurring shippers to nail down ocean options that will avoid the dominant road-ferry routes carrying much of the UK-Europe trade.
10 Apr 2019
There will be some big winners and losers should the UK leave the EU without negotiating a deal that allows for the continuation of existing trade agreements.
02 Apr 2019
While British politicians have been chasing their tails in Parliament, businesses in the UK and Europe have been planning for a no-deal Brexit.
29 Mar 2019
Union talks with management at the UK’s market leading rail freight company are under way to avoid a strike that could bring the rail cargo business to a standstill.
20 Feb 2019
The $421 million acquisition of P&O Ferries builds on the Dubai-based terminal operator’s purchase of European shortsea and feeder specialist Unifeeder last August.
18 Feb 2019
Despite the disruption customs inspections required after a no-deal Brexit, there has been no contact between the agencies in the UK and those on the EU.
15 Feb 2019
Despite a forecast loss of $600 million in e-commerce revenue, XPO Logistics expects to increase revenue 3-5 percent in 2019, as it enters a more mature phase of growth.
12 Feb 2019
The promise of digitization and real-time pricing is forcing the air freight industry to rethink longstanding booking practices.
Port of Dover.
31 Jan 2019
UK forwarders, shippers, and ferry operators fear that any delay caused by customs checks will quickly lead to extensive bottlenecks and disruption.
Rotterdam port.
18 Jan 2019
Given current factors in the two trade lanes, there was little chance rates would strengthen.
Brexit negotiations
16 Jan 2019
However, even planning for no deal is not a straightforward matter.