Transport firms could be ‘export busters’

TNT Express says that over half of all small exporters relied on their transport service provider to advise them on customs arrangements. The express carrier commissioned research to concide with UK Trade and Industry's Export Week on 7-11 April which found that many admitted to a lack of understanding of export regulations and identified a string of barriers which are potentially inhibiting their export activity. In fact, one in six ... [+]

Good news for UK PLC, bad news for freight?

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) have launched a new service to help companies bring production back to the UK – Reshore UK. It says that companies are increasingly looking to reshore manufacturing, textiles and software production to the UK instead of outsourcing overseas. [+]

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