Energy efficiency

20 December 2012

Eric Davies reports on the Energy Efficiency Directive, a new initiative to reduce the EU’s energy consumption.

The Food and Drink Export Association

6 December 2012

At the beginning of 2011, the Food and Drink Export Association (FDEA) developed a plan to research opportunities for its members. This resulted in 15 companies taking part in the trade show that focuses on imported food: Food & Hotel China, in Shanghai. The Association has continued to develop good contacts in China, including the development of a Chinese website to market British food and drink, and this year 53 companies were represented in the British pavilion.

DB Schenker’s additional freight services

6 December 2012

In the first week of November 2012, the European rail freight operator Schenker announced that it had strengthened its freight operations between the UK and Italy with the introduction of an additional weekly service between Hams Hall in the Midlands and Domodossola in Italy.

Air cargo news 2012

28 November 2012

Regularly updated article by Giles Large featuring the latest news from the air cargo industry.

Customs update 2012

28 November 2012

Paul Ellis reports on Customs-related issues in this regularly updated feature article.

Legislation watch 2012

28 November 2012

Sandra Strong reports on new developments in Customs & Excise legislation.