Northwest freight forwarder launches the first British shipping line in 40 years

Allseas Shipping Company

In 2020 the Covid-19 pandemic caused havoc across the globe and not least in the supply chain industries where ocean freight schedules and equipment availability was impacted by many different factors. Shipping costs rose to unprecedented levels and many industries struggled to meet shipment targets due to lack of freight space availability. Cargo owners needed […]

DKT Allseas launches first inland service connecting Liverpool to the Midlands

DKT Allseas Container Ship

DKT Allseas (part of the Allseas Global Logistics Group) has announced a new multi-modal extension to complement its pioneering China Xpress sea freight liner service that successfully launched earlier this year. The new service, started Monday 4th October 2021, runs five days a week between Liverpool and Freightliner’s Birmingham Terminal. It forms part of the […]

DKT Allseas launches first inland service connecting Liverpool to the Midlands

DKT Allseas Container Ship

DKT Allseas (part of the Allseas Global Logistics Group) has announced a new multi-modal extension to complement its pioneering China Xpress sea freight liner service that successfully launched earlier this year. The new service, started Monday 4th October 2021, runs five days a week between Liverpool and Freightliner’s Birmingham Terminal. It forms part of the […]

DKT Allseas launches first inland service

DKT Allseas (part of the Allseas Logistics Group) has announced a new multi-modal extension to complement its China Xpress liner service. The new train service has started running five days a week between Liverpool and Freightliner’s Birmingham Terminal. It forms part of the China Xpress service, moving from sea to land to provide a sustainable […]

China Xpress to be regular liner operation

DKT Allseas’ pioneering China Xpress shipping services from Shanghai and Ningbo to Liverpool are now to be extended into a regular liner operation following the success of the first group of sailings. This is the first service of its kind from the Far East into the north of England port, and following the success of […]

How will the potential of WTO trade tariffs affect worldwide shipping?

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by Bryn Atherton, Allseas Global Logistics As trade and commerce continue as normal during the Brexit transition period, many companies who regularly import and export goods with Europe are becoming increasingly concerned about the threat of a ‘no deal’ Brexit. There is plenty of speculation that a free trade agreement between the UK and Europe […]

The fog is slowly clearing

The blurry outline of the landscape is emerging. And it has changed, we just don’t yet know exactly how. When I wrote my last article we were in the very early stages of lockdown, with fear and uncertainty as the prevailing emotions around the world. Since then many parts of the world have come through […]

Preparing for Brexit

As we publish this, the UK political landscape has gone through yet another seismic shift, and we seem to be no nearer a clear exit plan for the UK’s departure from the EU. In fact, new legislation has just come in which makes the case for a further extension to the leaving date from 31 […]

The language of exporting

If you ask companies that export whether they regret it, you will rarely hear any negativity. There is a very good reason for that; exporting helps the bottom line as well as the top line, often more easily than with home sales. This would be obvious if you had a very limited market opportunity because […]

Exporting

The secret to safe and smooth International Exporting Brexit might be stirring concerns for EU exporters, but interestingly, this ripple effect isn’t drifting out to International waters. Despite the current commotion in the Commons, overseas trade is still thriving – with ships sailing between the UK and other continents undisturbed. The International export market is […]