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The Benefits Of Using An Outsourced Warehouse

The Benefits Of Using An Outsourced Warehouse Whether you're importing, exporting or both, using an outsourced warehouse facility can be a smart move for small business owners. Let's take a look at the potential benefits for your business. Only pay for what you need When you hire warehouse space you're only paying for the [...]

By |2018-08-17T17:41:26+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Importing from Turkey

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Importing from Turkey The 2017 trade deal between Britain and Turkey means that many businesses may be considering importing from Turkey for the first time. This could be a sound choice as Turkey already has lots of positives as a trade partner, including direct trade routes and a government [...]

By |2018-08-10T11:01:16+00:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Shipping, Turkey|Tags: |0 Comments

Liverpool Port Congestion

Liverpool Port Congestion There are significant delays at Liverpool Port as port operations slowed under the pressure of sudden and significant increases in containers arriving in. The road congestion began on Thursday 28th, with trucks taking a total of 7-8 hours to retrieve their containers from the terminal after entering the queue. However, while [...]

By |2018-08-01T18:00:03+00:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Industry Insight, Shipping|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Why You Should Consider Port-Centric Logistics

Why You Should Consider Port-Centric Logistics When goods are imported by sea freight the next step of their journey is often delivery to inland storage depots and distribution centres, for unloading, sorting, storing, picking, packing and eventual delivery. However, many businesses are now making use of port-centric logistics services, where each stage of handling [...]

By |2018-07-20T16:41:20+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: Freight Forwarding|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Simple Guide to Shipping Hazardous And Dangerous Goods

The Simple Guide to Shipping Hazardous And Dangerous Goods The shipping of hazardous and dangerous goods is a specialised area that is understandably subject to strict regulation, meaning plenty of additional requirements when it comes to packing, labelling, handling, transporting and documenting. This guide outlines the types of goods classified as dangerous and looks [...]

10 Crucial Questions To Ask Your Freight Forwarder

10 Crucial Questions To Ask Your Freight Forwarder The freight forwarding industry is constantly growing, with plenty of new companies competing for business alongside established names like John Good Shipping. If you're looking to use a freight forwarder to organise your shipments, you may be wondering how to choose which freight forwarder is right [...]

Cargo insurance: What is it and why you need it?

Cargo insurance: What is it and why you need it? If you ship goods by sea, it's likely the value of your goods isn’t something you would want to put at risk. And, while most shipments by sea reach their final destination unscathed, mother nature is unpredictable, and this means problems can occur which [...]

John Good Shipping named Best Family Owned Freight Forwarder Company 2018

John Good Shipping named Best Family Owned Freight Forwarder Company 2018 We are delighted to announce that John Good Shipping was selected from a shortlist of 18 companies and has been awarded not one but two awards at the 2018 UK Enterprise Awards! We're very proud to be named Best Family Owned Freight Forwarder [...]

Why We Ask You For An EORI Number

Why We Ask You For An EORI Number When you book a freight forwarder to take care of shipping your goods, one of the pieces of information you'll be asked for is an EORI number. Let's take a look at what it is, how to get one, and why it's so essential: What is [...]

By |2018-05-31T09:13:53+00:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: Freight Forwarding|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Carriers Introducing ‘Emergency Bunker Surcharge’

Carriers Introduce 'Emergency Bunker Surcharge' Shipping Lines have started to introduce Emergency Bunker Surcharges as the cost of Fuel increases. Various shipping lines are in the process of implementing an additional Emergency Bunker Surcharge (by one description or another) due to the rise in fuel costs (fuel is a large component of the cost [...]

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