Entries by Kieran Bednall

Advice on Exporting your Car from the UK

For some, exporting their car from the UK can seem like a daunting task that can potentially put people off the process. Deciding on how long your car will remain outside of the UK will determine the documentation that you use as well as the declarations you make to the UK and overseas customs officials. […]

Logistics Solutions for a Post Covid-19 World

In four short months, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world’s economy to its knees and changed its course forever. The aviation industry with particular emphasis on cargo has been one of the key industries to suffer and will need to act fast in order to adapt and recover from its losses. Business owners are […]

Top Five Tips for First Time Exporting

Thousands of businesses are avoiding international expansion despite the enticing overseas markets that exist for their products. Take the first step to global success, by following our top tips for first time exporting for small businesses. The Success of the Small Business on an International Level An increasing number of start-ups and small businesses are […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Importing

As the eCommerce market grows, buying and selling goods online is fast becoming the norm for consumers. With this increase in popularity, businesses are more committed than ever to keeping their costs to a minimum. A top way to stay cost effective is to import goods from China, India or Taiwan. Importing your goods from […]

A Guide to Sea Freight Shipping from China

Sea freight is the largest method of shipping for international import and export business. Competitive prices and multiple options make sea freight the first choice for global trade. When it comes to shipping from China, businesses need experienced freight forwarders like our team at Supreme Freight who are familiar with transporting for companies of differing […]

Air Freight vs Sea Freight

When shipping goods internationally, there are many factors to consider. One of the biggest, is what mode of transport you are going to use to get your goods there. No matter the reason of what and why you are shipping, deciding between sea and air freight is extremely important. Contacting an experienced freight company like […]

The Key Role of Freight Forwarders in the COVID-19 Crisis

According to Robert Keen at the British International Freight Association (BIFA), the COVID-19 crisis has put emphasis on the importance that freight forwarders play in delivering vital commodities through our international supply chains. After spending many years being the “invisible hand of international shipping” Keen speaks of freight forwarders as, “the important role……taking centre stage […]

How to Choose a Freight Forwarder

Whether you’re a large company shipping many products internationally or a small business looking to make their first international shipment, deciding on the right freight forwarding company for you is a vital part of the success of your shipment. Ensuring the smooth transit of your goods is an important investment of your company’s time and […]

What does Freight Logistics Mean?

Freight logistics is the overseeing and management of a cost effective operation and the delivery of goods. It combines logistics experience, human resources and knowledge to ensure the smooth journey of goods between carriers and shippers. Freight logistic activities in their most basic form include: Making contact, selecting and engaging carriers and transport companies. Negotiating […]