The 29 April marked a historic moment as the Trade Act, which bestows powers necessary to bring new trade deals into being, is granted Royal Assent, and formally became law.
The Act allows the UK to put the agreements it strikes as a newly independent 21st-century trading nation on more
Below you will find an official notification with regards to a new mandatory customs pre-registration system (Advance Cargo information – ACI) for shipments to Egypt taking effect from 1 July 2021. Cargo data and documents including the commercial invoice and Bill of Lading need to be pre-submitted more
Is there a huge headache for UK importers on the horizon with Postponed VAT, Duties and Declarations delayed until 1st July?
International Trade Specialist, Frances Fawcett works with importers and exporters and there is cause for concern. Here, she explains why.
The story so far…
The impact more
The pandemic and the UK Transition has had great impact on businesses and their international trade. To help you navigate the changes and continue to prepare and strengthen your business we have introduced three new training courses.
The Northern Ireland Protocol came into force on 1 January 2021 more
Most businesses that handle dangerous goods recognise that keeping the supply chain safe is important and complying with the regulations is essential. There can be a number of indicators that your processes and training program may need to be updated.
In these challenging times, redundancies more
New Animal Health Regulation and composite rules apply from 21 April 2021
Defra has issued a reminder that new EU Animal Health Regulation (AHR) and composite rules will apply from 21 April 2021.
Five new Export Health Certificates (EHCs) and one private attestation can be used for exports of specific more
The British Chambers of Commerce’s Trade Confidence Outlook for Q1, released today, has revealed the stark issues facing UK exporters in the first months of this year. The survey of more than 2,900 UK exporters revealed that the percentage of more
There is light at the end of the tunnel – The German-British Chamber’s Spring Survey shows that the German-British business community is much more optimistic about the future than it was 6 months ago
There is light at the end of the Covid-19 tunnel, as 44% of companies currently view their more
Supply Chains Around The Globe - Find Woodland Groups answers below to the 12 most frequently asked questions on the most recent factors impacting the supply chain industry globally:
1. What effect has the Ever Given stuck in the Suez Canal had?
Hundreds of vessels have been delayed, either more
Adapting to the new rules for trading with the EU can be daunting but HMRC is here to help you.
Postponed VAT Accounting (PVA) is an area that businesses need help with. Accounting for import VAT on your VAT return (also called Postponed VAT Accounting) means you’ll account for more
THE UK INDIA BUSINESS COUNCIL WARMLY WELCOMES THE COMMITMENT OF PRIME MINISTER RT HON BORIS JOHNSON MP AND PRIME MINISTER SHRI NARENDRA MODI TO DEEPENING COLLABORATION BETWEEN OUR TWO COUNTRIES. AS WELL AS OVERCOMING THE IMMEDIATE CHALLENGE OF THE PANDEMIC, THE COLLABORATION EXTENDS TO BUILDING A LONG-TERM more
Tarmac, the UK’s leading sustainable construction solutions business, has committed to a 25-year partnership with the Port of Tilbury, London’s fastest-growing port, to build the UK’s largest construction materials aggregates terminal.
The long-term agreement follows a £250 more
Standard individual export licences (SIELs) -
You can use a SIEL to make shipments of specified military or dual-use items to a named consignee and/or end user.
Content restructured. Addition of new sections on when you can use a SIEL, what you’ll need, how long it takes more
Contact the team with any of your documentation or exporting enquiries
Call 01702 560 100 and select option 2 or use the enquiry form below.
Department Opening Times: 9am to 5pm - Monday to Friday
Please be aware that the offices are sometimes unmanned between more
UK Export Finance Supplier Fair: Ministerial City Construction, Benin - 18 – 19 May 2021
Arabian Construction Co. (ACC) is seeking to engage UK suppliers for the construction of the Ministerial City in Cotonou, Republic of Benin. The project comprises of approximately 60,000 more
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