Europa boss walks out of ‘leaky’ Road Haulage Association

Dartford-based groupage operator Europa Worldwide has resigned from the Road Haulage Association (RHA) with chief executive Andrew Baxter saying he was disillusioned with its handling of Brexit and the fuel crisis. In an open letter to the RHA he said he was appalled by the way the RHA had conducted itself over recent years and that it was “no longer an adequate representative organisation for the UK road haulage industry” Andrew Baxter ... [+]

We’re beating customs backlog, says Europa boss

Europa managing director Andrew Baxter says that the first few weeks of Brexit “have been incredibly tough” but its new Delivered at Place (DAP) product is now delivering faster transit times with more reliability. Europa Flow was launched on 1January to facilitate exports to the EU on Delivered Duty Paid (DDP) ... [+]

Firms flock to Europa Flow

Europa Road says that 85% of its road freight customers have signed up for its Europa Flow service. Launched in September it facilitates exports to the EU on DDP (delivered duty paid) terms – removing the customs burden from EU customers, including the need appoint a customs broker, pay import duties ... [+]

Europa sees surge in customs visits

Europa Road reports that, with 100 days to go until the end of the Brexit transition period, it had seen a threefold increase in visitors to its webpages featuring customs solutions. The logistics operator has created a 10-minute film designed to explain the customs process for importers and exporters, covering issues ... [+]

Europa boss hails Boris landslide

Europa Worldwide Group managing director Andrew Baxter, says he is delighted with the result of the recent general election, which sees the Conservatives and Boris Johnson in power with a commanding majority. Mr Baxter, who publicly supported the Leave campaign in the referendum, said: “I am delighted with the result – ... [+]

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