Congestion in China

9th May 2017 Congestion in China   Chinese ports are currently encountering a nasty bout of congestion brought on by a number of coalescing factors. Bad weather, the restructuring of alliance networks, ever bigger ships and shippers’ eagerness to move cargo ahead of planned rate increases have all been mentioned in dispatches as the reasons […]

MSC Daniela

10th April 2017 MSC Daniela    On Tuesday 4th April, at approximately 1030hrs local time, a fire was reported onboard the MSC Daniela. The vessel was sailing from Singapore enroute to Port Said when the fire broke out toward the bow of the ship. The crew immediately initiated emergency procedures and attempted to control the […]

Network Meeting

7th April 2017 Network Meeting   Ocean Freight Manager Carlo Resinelli and director Paul Snookes pictured recently attended the 15th CLN Network Meeting in Vietnam. The meetings gave Anglia Forwarding the opportunity to speak to many of our worldwide partners concerning logistics issues, practices and how to develop new systems and strategies. For further details […]

UK Customs systems `will deal with Brexit – probably`

7th April 2017 UK Customs systems `will deal with Brexit – probably` Forwarding representatives are working closely with key UK government agencies HMRC and Border Force in preparation for Britain’s exit from the European Union and are optimistic the UK and its customs systems will cope with the challenges of Brexit – “probably”. Peter MacSwiney, […]

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.