Exit mobile menu
Close Menu
home  /  login  /  register  /  search  /  Tel: 020 8844 2266
Menu Menu


News articles are listed below, for more detail simply click the title. To see Archive, BIFA or Industry news use the menu options on the left. You can have news articles delivered directly to you as an RSS feed by clicking the RSS Icon above.

Note to media: If you wish to use/report items tagged as 'BIFA News' that are older than 1 month, please get in touch to ensure that the press release in question still reflects the current circumstances. Contact us.

Current news are those articles from the last 3 months. Archive news are those articles more than 3 months old. To see articles with a specific tag simply click the tag in the panel on the left.

Trade with Japan

Tue. 24 Sep 2019
A call for input to inform our approach to our future trade relationship with Japan.

Multimodal 2020 partners with BIFA to add freight forwarders village

Thu. 19 Sep 2019
A major new attraction at next year’s Multimodal Exhibition and Conference will be the British International Freight Association’s Freight Forwarders Village, designed to provide a marketplace for BIFA members and associate members to showcase the products and services they offer.

BIFA picks Paralympian and broadcaster to host its freight service awards

Thu. 12 Sep 2019
The British International Freight Association - www.bifa.org - has chosen Ade Adepitan, one of the UK’s most well-known Paralympians and broadcasters, as the host for its annual Freight Service Awards competition.

Incoterms® 2020

Wed. 11 Sep 2019
The new set of Incoterms® (Incoterms® 2020) has been announced by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

As seen on TV

Wed. 11 Sep 2019
Back2Back Productions, an independent TV production company based in Brighton are currently making a new series currently titled ‘Megashippers 3’.

Logistics sector expresses concerns over development of new UK Customs system

Mon. 9 Sep 2019
The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expressed numerous concerns over the progress of the development of a new computer system that will replace an existing system used for processing Customs declarations.

BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement

Thu. 5 Sep 2019
The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association that represents UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has expressed some reservations about yesterday’s Government announcement of a further £16 million in funding to help businesses train staff to make customs declarations, and to help businesses who support others to trade goods to invest in IT.

HMG RORO Requirements Document

Thu. 15 Aug 2019
The Government has previously issued documents regarding RoRo requirements following the UK’s exit from the EU and this document has now been updated to reflect the revised EU Exit Date of 31st October 2019.

It's Sumner time for BIFA's training team

Wed. 14 Aug 2019
For the third year in a row, The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expanded its training team with the appointment of Liz Sumner as trainer – freight and customs procedures.

Freight forwarders say CBI’s Brexit report hits the nail on the head

Tue. 30 Jul 2019
The trade association that represents the UK’s freight forwarding and logistics sector says that the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has hit the nail on the head with its warning that neither the UK nor the EU is ready for a no-deal Brexit on October 31st.

Reset password