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China to conduct random inspections on export containers

From 1 July, as part of its enforcement of new container-weighing requirements, China will conduct random inspections on export containers at the country’s ports according to long-awaited industry gui...

BIFA says trade regulation set to get even more stringent

The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for over 1,500 UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, notes that HMRC is placing ever-increasing emphasis on complia...

MCA confirm application process for becoming a verified weigher

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) inform trade that the application process to become a ‘Verified Weigher’ is now available.

Training

By booking a course you are bound by BIFA Training Terms & Conditions. Note that any quoted prices will always exclude VAT.
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Thu 12 May
09:00 AM

Dangerous Goods by Air - Revalidation (DGA2)

Who should take this course: All staff involved in the packing, processing, documentation and handli...
ALTRINCHAM - Mercure Bowden Hotel
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Thu 12 May
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Dangerous Goods by Sea (DGS1)

Who should take this course: All who have anything to do with dangerous goods by sea. Training i...
FELTHAM - St Giles Hotel (Feltham)
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Mon 16 May
09:00 AM

Dangerous Goods by Air (DGA1)

This course is held over three days and is mandatory for all staff involved in the packing, document...
BIFA HQ, Feltham TW13 7EP - Training Rooms 123

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Robert Keen @BIFA_DG

Happy Birthday to the shipping container. One of the first being loaded in May 1956 https://t.co/cy91rdmgQM
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Tweet:  Wed 27 Apr - 9:49 AM
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Freightos @freightos

🎂 Happy 60th Birthday Container Shipping, with this timeline of how you changed the world https://t.co/6G8x0Npy1l https://t.co/srqoAZLzJG
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Retweet:  Tue 26 Apr - 4:01 PM
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BIFA @BIFA

Customs Information Paper 31 (2016) - End Use relief – Use of T5 Union Customs Code. https://t.co/Uzgqs3f9am
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Tweet:  Wed 4 May - 11:42 AM
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BIFA @BIFA

China to conduct random inspections on export containers. https://t.co/AFOqOU745w
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Tweet:  Wed 4 May - 11:19 AM
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BIFA @BIFA

Customs Information Paper 30 (2016) - Change to the additional information codes on a customs import or export... https://t.co/ElkBmttL9G
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Tweet:  Wed 4 May - 10:58 AM
UCC / AEO
UCC / AEO
UNION CUSTOMS CODE & AUTHORISED ECONOMIC OPERATOR
The UCC is being introduced across the European Union (EU) on 1 May 2016. There’ll be a number of changes to how goods cross EU borders and some transitional arrangements will operate until 2020.
SOLAS
SOLAS
THE VERIFIED GROSS MASS OF A CONTAINER CARRYING CARGO
The amendment to SOLAS VI Regulation 2 being introduced on 1 July 2016 expands on how the gross mass of cargo carried in units including tare weight of the container, must be verified.
Multimodal 2016
Multimodal 2016
NEC BIRMINGHAM : 10-12 MAY
Multimodal is the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event.
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