China to UK

19th January 2017 China to UK   Anglia Forwarding braved the cold London weather to witness the first UK arrival of a train from China. Three Anglia containers arrived from Yiwu after a 16 day journey across 12,000 kilometres of track through mountains and deserts to arrive Barking Essex today. Although this train was a […]

Hanjin file for receivership

1st September 2016 Hanjin file for receivership   South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co filed for receivership Wednesday, as shipping companies world-wide grapple with overcapacity amid a slump in global trade. The filing with the Seoul Central District Court came just a day after the company’s creditors discontinued providing a lifeline after financial assistance of more […]

Developing business with Kenya

5th August 2016 Developing business with Kenya Left Christopher N.Kirui Right Carlo Resinelli Anglia Forwarding welcomed our United Shipping Partner Kenkal Logistics to Anglia’s Rainham (London) office on Thursday to discuss UK – Kenya developments. The meeting was very productive with innovative ideas covering how to increase business and using Kenya as the gateway to […]

25th Work Anniversary

1st August 2016 25th Work Anniversary   On the 1st August our Ocean Freight Manager Carlo Resinelli celebrated his 25th work anniversary.   “Carlo’s hard work and dedication over the past 25 years has been vital to Anglia’s ongoing success” commented Anglia’s Managing Director, Colin Dowling.

Is your company ready for SOLAS?

5th May 2016 Is your company ready for SOLAS?   Effective 1st July 2016, new rules and regulations concerning the declared weight (VGM) of all full load container exports will be applied. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted new requirement under the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention that require shippers to provide […]

Anglia work with Amazon new sellers

29th March 2016 Anglia work with Amazon new sellers   Anglia Forwarding are pleased to announce the commencement of warehousing and distribution for Amazon sellers at their London Rainham warehouse. Some USI partners may have already seen some small consignments for this account, but Anglia expect to expand with increased volume since being recognised officially […]

Ports repeat call for action on SOLAS

14th March 2016 Ports repeat call for action on SOLAS    Feport says continuing lack of guidance from national authorities will impact on operations and lead to confusion in implementation and competitive distortion. European ports organisation Feport has called for better guidance from national authorities on the implementation of new container-weighing rules, arguing that the […]

Container weighing – July 2016

12th October 2015 Container weighing – July 2016   The International Maritime Organization have implemented a ruling that requires all shippers to ensure that accurate weights are declared to authorities. This is ruling will start 1st July 2016 and Anglia strongly suggests that all shippers establish procedures for weighing their cargo prior to export to […]

Hazardous Cargo To China

20th August 2015 Hazardous Cargo To China In light of the recent tragic events in Tianjin, Chinese authorities are tightening the existing rules on hazardous shipments to and from China. Below is a brief summary of these as outlined by BIFA. Anglia strongly suggest that prior to shipping hazardous goods you contact either your dangerous […]