High freight rates threaten global recovery

29 November 2021

Shipping supply chain disruptions must be unblocked and port constraints and terminal inefficiencies tackled or global consumer prices will rise significantly in the year ahead.

Government acts against new Omicron variant

29 November 2021

With nine cases already found in the UK, the Government has decided to take immediate action to curb the spread of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant which was detected earlier this month in South Africa.

Company fined after cleaning solution polluted river

26 November 2021

International Flavours & Fragrances (Great Britain) Ltd (IFF) has been prosecuted after around 93 litres of an undiluted cleaning solution spilled into a brook after serious errors at its Haverhill plant.

Humber Express shuttle service offers a green alternative

26 November 2021

Humber Express, a partnership between DFDS, one of Europe’s leading ferry and providers, and iPort Rail, the UK’s most advanced multimodal logistics hub, has created a link to the Port of Immingham with the capacity to move 80 containers per day.