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Air Freight from the UK to the USA: All You Need to Know

Thinking of using air freight for your shipments from the UK to USA? I don’t blame you. It’s the quickest way to get valuable cargo across the Atlantic, which can open many previously unachievable business opportunities.

Air Cargo Screening - Your Questions Answered

Air cargo screening is the process of analysing the contents of a shipment before it is taken onboard a plane, to ensure it is compliant with safety and security regulations.

How to achieve visibility with air freight and why it’s important

Innovation in any sector is inevitable. When it comes to logistics, it’s surprising there hasn’t been more of it over the years, in an industry worth €5.725 trillion in 2020.

IATA's Dangerous Goods Regulation (DGR) Explained

Dangerous goods are defined as goods which are capable of causing harm to the health and safety of their environment when shipped. Shipping dangerous or hazardous goods by air has extra challenges. But its speed can open up exciting and profitable opportunities for businesses. You just need to ensure compliance with the necessary legislation and your goods could be hitting the skies.

All the Documents Required for International Air Freight

Like with all methods of international shipping, air freight involves a fair amount of documentation. It is crucial to collate the information required for a shipment or you could face delays, unexpected costs, and penalty fees.

7 Advantages of Air Freight You Can't Get With Other Delivery Methods

Every year, 2-3% of total cargo volume is delivered by air. While this may seem like a small percentage, it represents 35% of the total cargo value. Air freight is a vital part of global supply chains. Consumer expectations for faster shipping have grown, and air freight is the answer for many companies with low-volume, high-value shipments. Air freight shipments offer many benefits that other services can't provide. In this article, we'll explore just some of the benefits air freight can grant to your supply chain.

Air Freight vs Ocean Freight: Four Considerations For Your Business

One of the earliest decisions you'll have to make during the shipping process is between air and ocean freight. This decision determines how your cargo is delivered. In air freight, your shipment is carried out by a cargo plane, while in ocean freight, it is provided by a cargo ship. This decision can have substantial effects on your supply chain.  Generally, the choice for what service you should choose depends on your priorities as a business. In this article, we'll discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each option to help you decide whether air or ocean freight is right for your business.

What is the Most Reliable Way to get my Products From China to the UK?

The world of international shipping and logistics is fraught with risk. If you don't make informed and careful decisions, you could end up paying the price when shipping from China.

What can I Expect to Pay When Shipping Goods From China

Shipping from China to the UK has been Chaotic, is that about to Change? The start of  2021 has seen spot rates continue to rise. A container arriving from China that would typically cost around $2, 500 for a 20ft container + Duty & VAT to ship was quoted as costing a whopping $16, 000 price tag. However is the tide about to change?