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Brexit “Five Years On”

The original Brexit date was 29th March 2019, but the final date was 31st January 2020. Five years on from the original date, how has the customs industry changed? Find out in this article.

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EU announced 13th sanctions package against Russia

As the conflict in Ukraine continues, the EU has issued a 13th sanctions package against Russia. Find out more about how this could impact your business in this article.

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EU sanctions: proposal to strengthen enforcement and crack down on violations

The EU has over 40 sets of restrictions in place, but an investigation has concluded there is inconsistent enforcement. Read about the plan to crack down on EU sanction violations in this article.

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United Across Borders: The Customs Support Group

Providing customs services throughout Europe, we are the only customs partner you need in the EU and UK. Discover how the Customs Support Group supports your European operations in this article.

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World Trade News: July 2023 Edition

​​​​​​​Trade Deals Around the World is our periodic update, giving you a quick and easy overview of what has happened in the many trade deal negotiations worldwide. We focus on the European Union and the United Kingdom and watch China and the United States. In this update, we look back on June’s events.

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Prepare for the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) now

Earlier this year, the EU unveiled the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism as a mechanism for carbon neutral trade. With the CBAM starting in October, find out how you need to prepare in this article.

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REX Statements & EU Preferential Origin

​​​​​​​Since the 1st January 2022, shipments with a value over GBP 5500 / EUR 6000 need a REX statement to claim EU preferential origin in the UK. But what does this mean? Find out in this article.

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All You Need To Know About Import Declarations For Organically Grown Products

Companies that want to sell imported products in the European Union as organic products need to make sure they have all the necessary documents in order. One of the most important documents, in this case, is the Certificate of Inspection.

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Anti-Dumping Duties: All You Need to Know

When you import goods into the European Union, you need to pay import duties. In some cases, this can be a preferential rate, meaning a lower rate or even a 0% rate. In some cases, you also have to pay anti-dumping duties.

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How to Export Goods From the EU to the UK

As of January 1st of 2021, the United Kingdom has left the European Union and is now a third country. This means that it is no longer possible to ship goods from the European Union to the United Kingdom with just a CMR.

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