United Kingdom

16 Aug 2017
UK government's first paper on its Brexit plans to outline ways to handle customs procedures in the future, but more information is required.
29 Jun 2016
The impact of the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union is expected to be muted.
29 Jun 2016
Ripples from Brexit could reach truck cabs on U.S. highways.
27 Jun 2016
U.K. freight forwarders are worried that the decision to leave the European Union could threaten a much-needed expansion of Heathrow Airport.
24 Jun 2016
European shippers and transport companies are bracing for a potential slowdown in trade and higher costs after Britons voted to leave the European Union.
21 Jun 2016
The U.K.’s transport sector is on tenterhooks as deeply divided Britons prepare to cast an historic vote Thursday on whether to remain in or leave the European Union.
The port of Liverpool will charger shippers to create verified gross mass data.
13 Jun 2016
The port of Liverpool will offer container weighing services to help its customers comply with a new international regulation that comes into effect on July 1.
United Kingdom freight forwaders warned not to be complaced about SOLAS despite International Maritime Organization grace period.
06 Jun 2016
A U.K. freight forwarder group urged its members not to be complacent about a new regulation on container weighing.
02 Jun 2016
Siemens has awarded a four-year contract to heavy-lift specialist ALE.
26 May 2016
The Port of Felixstowe, the busiest in the United Kingdom, has outlined pricing for its container weighing service.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
05 May 2016
U.K. shippers planning to weigh the contents and packaging of a container before adding that sum to the tare weight to gain the verified gross mass will have to pay a fee.