CDS Countdown – Latest Info

CDS Countdown – Latest Info

Customs CDS Countdown – Latest Info   Atlantic Pacific continue to focus on September’s major customs development, when the new CDS platform replaces CHIEF for import declarations. We are sharing updates as we become aware, or receive detailed...
Rail Strikes To Disrupt Container Transport

Rail Strikes To Disrupt Container Transport

Rail Strikes To Disrupt Container Transport   As things stand, rail workers within the RMT Union are set to strike on three days this month, which will likely have an impact on UK container transport. Industrial action is currently planned on the 21st, 23rd and...
Deadly Container Blast in Bangladesh

Deadly Container Blast in Bangladesh

Deadly Container Explosion in Bangladesh   A series of explosions near the port of Chittagong has led to over 40 deaths in Bangladesh’s second largest city since the weekend. The blasts are believed to have been caused by 16 containers of Hydrogen Peroxide,...
US Import Ban – Chinese Uyghur Region

US Import Ban – Chinese Uyghur Region

US Import Ban – Chinese Uyghur Region   Effective from the 21st June, a US import ban will be in place for goods originating from the Xinjiang Uyghur region of China. The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act was actually passed in December 2021, but will be...
We Are Closed During Queen’s Jubilee

We Are Closed During Queen’s Jubilee

We Are Closed During Queen’s Jubilee   The UK offices of Atlantic Pacific will be closed for 2 days at the end of next week due to an extended UK public holiday. With the country commemorating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, our traditional Spring Bank...
Key Changes For Customs CDS

Key Changes For Customs CDS

Key Changes For Customs CDS   We told you earlier this month that Customs are introducing their new CDS platform for import declarations, which effectively replaces CHIEF in September. As we continue to focus on this major development, we take a look below at...