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New Typhoon Could Shut Hong Kong This Week

New Typhoon Could Shut Hong Kong This Week

Reports are coming in that Hong Kong may be set to endure another tropical cyclone this week, possibly as early as tomorrow (Tuesday 12th October). Typhoon Kompasu is set to pass within 800km of the region…

Hong Kong air freight facing further Covid disruption

​It is being reported that the disruptions at Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) due to Covid-related staff shortages may have wider...

New Typhoon Could Shut Hong Kong This Week

Reports are coming in that Hong Kong may be set to endure another tropical cyclone this week, possibly as early as tomorrow (Tuesday 12th October)....

Port of Felixstowe restricting empty restitutions

Port of Felixstowe has closed its gates to receiving empty containers from a number of the big shipping lines including Maersk, CMA CGM and...

Uniserve’s Market Update for October 2021 Now Available

Uniserve's monthly market snapshot providing international freight, trade and supply chain insights and forecasts for the weeks ahead.Uniserve has...

Chinese Electricity Rationing Hits Factory Production

Global supply chains are facing further disruption as a significant shortage of electricity in many parts of China has required authorities to...

Uniserve’s Market Update for September 2021 Now Available

Uniserve's monthly market snapshot providing international freight, trade and supply chain insights and forecasts for the weeks ahead.Uniserve has...

Typhoon closes terminals at Shanghai and Ningbo ports

Operations at China’s two largest ports – Shanghai and Ningbo – have been disrupted due to Typhoon Chanthu, with the cyclone predicted to stay...

Porttalk Feature: Felixstowe Mega DC is Ready for Business

As part of our ongoing promotion of the new Felixstowe Mega DC, we're pleased to be featured on Porttalk - "The online space dedicated to the...

UniAir Nominated at the Multimodal Awards 2021

We're delighted to announce that Uniserve's Air Freight division has been nominated as Air Cargo Operator of the Year at the 2021 Multimodal...

Uniserve’s Market Update for August 2021 Now Available

Uniserve's monthly market snapshot providing international freight, trade and supply chain insights and forecasts for the weeks ahead.Uniserve has...
UniAir Nominated at the Multimodal Awards 2021

UniAir Nominated at the Multimodal Awards 2021

We’re delighted to announce that Uniserve’s Air Freight division has been nominated as Air Cargo Operator of the Year at the 2021 Multimodal Awards. 

If you have a moment, please consider voting for us.

Ningbo terminal shut due to Covid-19 outbreak

Ningbo terminal shut due to Covid-19 outbreak

Uniserve are receiving reports that Ningbo’s Meishan Container Terminal is closed following the detection of a single case of Covid-19 among the port’s workforce.

The closure began on Wednesday 11th August, and could lead to call delays at Ningbo…

Port-centric FMDC feature in Retail Week

Port-centric FMDC feature in Retail Week

As part of our ongoing promotion of the new Felixstowe Mega DC we’re excited to reveal that an article by Warehouse & Transport Director David Barry is now running in Retail Week’s prestigious online feature “Christmas in July”.

Bangladesh Goes Back Into Lockdown

Bangladesh Goes Back Into Lockdown

The Bangladeshi government has imposed a strict seven-day lockdown which started on 1st July at 06:00. This is to help curb the spread of Covid-19 following a recent rise in infections. While certain sectors have been forced to close, all ports and related offices are exempt.

UPDATE: Ever Given to leave Suez Canal

End in sight for Ever Given saga

The saga surrounding the Ever Given may finally be entering its final chapter as the ship owner and the Suez Canal Authority reach an agreement in principle in respect of the SCA’s compensation claims.

WATCH: FMDC Warehouse Team Pass First VNA Abseiling Course

WATCH: FMDC Warehouse Team Pass First VNA Abseiling Course

In preparation for the opening of our new Felixstowe Mega Distribution Centre, Uniserve’s very own MHE instructors Steve Surridge and Barry Squelch have been busy providing high risk abseiling training to our three new warehouse operatives – Inga Bruzaite (pictured), Eduards Gordejevs and Antanas Notkus.

CCP 100th Anniversary Impacts Air Freight

CCP 100th Anniversary Impacts Air Freight

Uniserve is advising its customers that celebrations in China commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party will result in temporary restrictions on and delays in air cargo services.

UPDATE: Yantian Port delays increase to two weeks

UPDATE: Yantian Port delays increase to two weeks

Latest reports from China suggest that the existing backlog at the Port of Yantian is growing, with delays now expected to last two weeks or more.

Ongoing labour shortages due to the recent Covid-19 outbreak and a reduction in port performance at YICT…

The Man Behind Comply Direct

The Man Behind Comply Direct

It is an exciting time of change for environmental consultancy and compliance scheme Comply Direct, based in Skipton North Yorkshire, as they welcome a new managing director from within their existing team, and implement a staff re-structure as the business grows and...

COVID-19: PPE flight no. 935

COVID-19: PPE flight no. 935

Today, our charter flight no.935 lands, carrying vital PPE & essential equipment for our heroes at the front line. Our personal mission continues. Together we will #BeatTheVirus. If you have any emergency logistics requirements and you need a solution, please do...