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Why exporting isn't just about shipping

Services cannot be put on a boat and shipped, yet the way they are traded globally is increasingly important.

The future of international trade has leapt up the agenda. The British vote to leave the European Union is one central reason. There is also the election of Donald Trump after a c...

Catastrophe looms at ports after Brexit, shipping industry warns

UK Chamber of Shipping predicts problems across Europe unless frictionless post-Brexit border is in place after Britain leaves the EU

The introduction of physical customs checks following Brexit would be a catastrophe for British ports and shipping and would likely reduce the volume of trade, the head of the sect...

New shipping route between Cork and Liverpool launched today

The new shipping container service from Cork to Liverpool was announced earlier this month and becomes the first ever direct link between the two ports.

Leeside Shipping, agents for BG Freight Line in Cork, ran its first ever direct container service to Liverpool earlier on Monday. Allowing Irish customers to make connections with...

Importance of Cross-Channel trade highlighted as milestone truck uses the Eurotunnel

At around 04:00am on Friday morning, Eurotunnel welcomed the 25 millionth truck to use its Le Shuttle Freight service since the service began on 25 July 1994.

The 25 millionth truck, from the fleet operated by UPS, the express courier specialist, was carrying packages from Germany, many containing items such as clothing, shoes or electro...

Filipino pirates take two hostage while a German vessel has drugs seized

On separate sides of the globe, the two events once again highlight how the shipping industry can be tarnished by criminal activity as pirates kidnap crewmembers and cocaine is found aboard a separate vessel

Armed pirates have kidnapped two crewmembers of the Ro-Ro vessel Super Shuttle near Sibago Island, in the Celebes Sea just off the coast of the Philippines. Allegedly part of the ...

Air cargo sector modernising with growth of e-freight and introduction of new handling manual

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) hopes the growth of e-freight and a new cargo handling manual will help the air cargo industry to accelerate its rate of modernisation

The air freight cargo industry must embrace modernisation in order to continue growing, claimed The International Air Transport Association (IATA) Director General and CEO, Alexand...

Phillip Hammond announces transport funding as part of first Brexit Budget

Freight and logistics sector boosted by government promises to spend almost £700m on transport infrastructure as part of a new National Productivity Investment Fund.

Chancellor Phillip claimed to be “listening to the voice of business” when he delivered the annual Spring Budget on Wednesday afternoon. And it seems that his claims may have some...

Freight forwarders and logistics experts boosted by trade agreement

Global trade costs are set to be reduced after an historic trade facilitation agreement (TFA) was signed by the World Trade Organisation (WTO)

The multilateral agreement promises to streamline, simplify and standardise customs procedures and was finally approved after ratification from four additional countries. Needing ...

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