Congestion charges on UK Imports
With ongoing congestion at UK ports that is likely to continue into 2021, shipping lines are beginning to introduce congestion charges on cargo imported to the UK. We outline the charges we are aware of here.
All pallets must meet ISPM 15 Standard from 1st January
The UK is lacking stocks of pallets that meet a standard required to trade with the EU. We explain what the standard is and the issue at hand.
A Perfect Storm - statement from John Grange
A statement on Brexit, the current state of shipping and the commitment of Grange Shipping to do the best in a challenging situation.
Border Operating Model 2nd Edition Released
HM Gov have released the 2nd edition of the Border Operating Model document which expands on, but is to be used in conjunction with the first document. We highlight some key points.
HMRC trade arrangements letter
HMRC have released this letter to VAT-registered businesses in Great Britain trading with the EU and/or the rest of the world. The letter outlines actions to take to facilitate trading with the EU after 31st December 2020.
VAT payments and import documentation after Brexit
We were asked what is happening with VAT payments after Brexit - will they need to be made upfront, can they be deferred. This article helps offer some clarity.
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