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UK freight forwarders welcome Customs fallback system
American Journal of Transportation
The British International Freight Association has welcomed the news that an electronic back up system that would prevent the catastrophic impact of a systems failure by the HMRC CHIEF (Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight) system has received ...
UK Customs approves cyber attack fail-safeFreightweek
UK Approves CHIEF

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SVG Sit-Down: Rock-It Cargo's Brian Roberts on Challenges and the Future in Freight-Forwarding
Sports Video Group
For example, each country has its own specifications on how freight manifests and customs documents need to be prepared. If they are filled out incorrectly, the freight will get delayed. And, unknown to customers, many shipments are transshipped ...


Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey to expand cooperation in customs
BAKU, July 19 (Xinhua) -- A meeting between Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey was held here Wednesday, with the adoption of a final declaration by the three sides to expand cooperation in customs affairs. The meeting was attended by Chairman of the State ...
Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey discuss development of Silk Road [UPDATE]AzerNews
Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey doing great job for Silk Road development (PHOTO)Trend News Agency
Turkish Minister urges to increase trade with Azerbaijan [PHOTO]MENAFN.COM

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Container Management

Freight forwarders call for Britain to remain in customs union ...
Container Management
With Brexit negotiations between Britain and the EU now underway, an organisation representing British freight forwarders has called for a deal to keep the UK ...
BIFA heads calls to keep UK in EU customs union post-BrexitAmerican Shipper (subscription)
Queen's Speech a 'missed opportunity' say disappointed UK trade ...The Loadstar
Queen's Speech fails to excite freight sector | AJOT.COMAmerican Journal of Transportation
The Handy Shipping Guide
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Alliance submits wish list for NAFTA talks | Today's Trucking
Today's Trucking News
TORONTO, ON – The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) has officially submitted comments on cross-border trade to Global Affairs Canada, as governments ...

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The Loadstar

UK audit office casts doubt over new Customs Declaration System, as industry warns of "disastrous" consequences ...
The Loadstar
I truly believe the customs systems will be OK when Brexit takes place – CHIEF will continue to function; freight forwarders will be able to adapt because they always do and I'm confident that they will have something worked out. But wider business ...
HMRC's race against the clock to have customs tax tech in place for Brexit dayDiginomica
Customs Declaration Service not fit for Brexit purposes, says FTA ...Materials Handling World Magazine
NAO urges government not to leave HMRC high and dry on customs platform time

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Air Cargo News

ASM software upgrade is ready for Brexit
Air Cargo News
Sequoia is the evolution of over 20 years of software development from ASM which began with the introduction of CHIEF (Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight). Added MacSwiney: “The new software's flexibility and ability to adapt will support ...

Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Flexport to Open First Warehouse in Southern California
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Flexport's software allows shippers to arrange transportation, clear customs and arrange other services via a website, which the company says it can do faster and cheaper than established forwarders performing the same tasks by phone or email. ... a ...

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The Register

NAO: Customs union IT system may not be ready before Brexit
The Register
CDS is intended to replace the 25-year-old current system – known as Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF), responsible for duty on imports from countries outside the EU each year. In 2015, nearly £700bn worth of goods crossed the ...
HMRC's customs IT system may not be ready before
Customs Declaration Service not fit for Brexit purposes, says FTAPost and Parcel
Brexit raises risks for new HMRC customs (press release) (blog)

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How can the new government support rail freight?
Rail Technology Magazine
Rail freight is a key part of this, with strong links to ports and the Channel Tunnel. Government needs to support these links through streamlined customs procedures, investment in infrastructure and ensuring seamless international journeys by rail can ...

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