Do you import goods from China? Find out how Chinese New Year 2019 could affect your supply chain

Do you import goods from China? Find out how Chinese New Year 2019 could affect your supply chain Chinese New Year, also known as Spring Festival, is the most important of the holidays for the Chinese and is the first day of the first month in the traditional Chinese calendar. Chinese New Year 2019 [...]

By |2018-12-14T19:04:27+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: China and Far East, Freight Forwarding, Holidays, Shipping|Tags: |0 Comments

Office Opening Times during Christmas and New Year (2018-19)

Office Opening Times during Christmas and New Year (2018-19) The UK offices of John Good Shipping share the following opening times over the Christmas and New Year period: December 24th          08:30 - 13:00 December 25th          Closed (Christmas Day) December 26th          Closed (Boxing Day) [...]

By |2018-12-13T17:12:51+00:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Holidays, Shipping|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The World’s Most Beautiful Ports

The World's Most Beautiful Ports Shipping ports aren't generally known for being the prettiest of places. They're often found in the waterside industrial areas of cities, and the vast cranes and stacks of containers don't do much to add ambience. However, some shipping ports will surprise you with their scenic surroundings and impressive nearby [...]

By |2018-12-11T09:38:50+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Holidays, Shipping|Tags: , |0 Comments

Chinese Golden Week 2018 – What every importer needs to know

Chinese Golden Week 2018 - What every importer needs to know Just as the UK is getting back into a routine following the summer holidays and the kids going back to school, China is preparing for Golden Week - a week-long holiday that coincides with Chinese National Day to commemorate the founding of the [...]

By |2018-09-18T17:40:56+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: China and Far East, Holidays, Industry Insight|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Office Opening Times during Christmas and New Year

Office Opening Times during Christmas and New Year The UK offices of John Good Shipping will be closed on the following days over the Christmas and New Year period: Christmas Day           Closed Boxing Day                 Closed 27th – 29th                  Normal Office hours New [...]

By |2017-12-18T15:34:58+00:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Holidays, Shipping|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments