June Bank Holiday
Please note our office will be closed on 05.06.2017.
National Holiday in Italy
There will be a national holiday in Italy on Friday 02.06.
Further a driving ban will be in place on Thursday afternoon so all trailer must leave by Thursday morning.
To be sure of your shipment departure we would need to have goods ready from northern Italy by Wednesday 31.05
For all collection from southern and center Italy we suggest to ask us before to place the order as different areas can have different transit time to our main departure hub.
(SOLAS) "Safety of Life at Sea Convention"
Forthcoming changes to the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) treaty will require that all containers have a verified weight certificate before being loaded on to a ship.
The changes come into force on the 1st July 2016. The intention is to reduce the number of accidents at sea which are caused by wrongly declared container weights.
The Migrant trouble in Calais in France:
There have been delays & disruptions in recent months in Calais France due to the migrant crisis in Europe. French and English Authorities at times have been thoroughly checking all vehicles going through Border Control. This results in congestion in the port so there can be delays on trucks trying to make ferry departure times from Calais to Dover and also Trucks trying to get into Eurotunnel.
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