New Regulations for Hazardous Goods to Shanghai

New Regulations for Hazardous Goods to Shanghai
Please note that we have been advised by Chinese Quarantine Authorities that any hazardous goods to Shanghai via sea freight now require the Shipper to put Chinese hazardous labels on their freight as well as standard hazardous labels. If they don’t have this upon arrival, the DG goods will be held and a surcharge will be applied to the Consignee’s account. For more information on the above please contact your local Navia Logistics Sales Representati...

Europe, South East Asia & China FCL Space Issues

Europe, South East Asia & China FCL Space Issues
Please be advised that the Australian import market is currently experiencing severe space shortages on the European, South East Asia and China trade lanes. This is in part due to shipping lines rationalising their fleets due to massive over supply of capacity which they have decreased in the past 12 months. This lowered capacity has resulted in successive Gross Rate Increases (GRI's) as the carriers vessels are now full. Please note that it is expec...

Palletization of LCL & FCL Cargo to Kuwait

Palletization of LCL & FCL Cargo to Kuwait
Kuwait Customs have advised that cargo will need to be palletized for all shipments going to Kuwait and the below will be enforced from the 19th of October:  All shipments of FCL/LCL - IMPORT/EXPORT cargo should be palletized If cargo is found NON palletized upon custom inspection the container/cargo will be stopped by Customs Customs will issue a memo of penalising of KD 80/- to the customer directly The container/cargo will be released only...