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BIFA welcomes HM Treasury funding for customs training

BIFA welcomes HM Treasury funding for customs training

The British International Freight Association BIFA the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has welcomed the recent news of an £8 million government funding scheme for customs intermediaries and traders. Grants have been made available for all customs intermediaries and traders completing customs declarations. The aim of …

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Jordon shortlisted for BIFA European Logistics Award

Jordon shortlisted for BIFA European Logistics Award

Leading European freight specialists, Jordon, has been named as a finalist in the 2018 British International Freight Association (BIFA) Freight Service Awards. Shortlisted in the European Logistics Award category, Jordon’s award entry showcases the company’s precision, planning and ability to continuously meet clients’ just-in-time logistics requirements throughout Europe and the …

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26 freight forwarders make BIFA’s freight service awards shortlist

26 freight forwarders make BIFA freight service awards shortlist

26 freight forwarding companies have been shortlisted as finalists for the nine service-related categories of this year’s British International Freight Association (BIFA) Freight Service Awards, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary. Seven companies have been shortlisted in more than one category. Those short-listed in the various categories are as follows: …

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BIFA – New apprentice category for freight awards

BIFA New apprentice category for freight awards

The British International Freight Association – BIFA – is to add a new Apprentice of the Year in Logistics category to its annual Freight Service Awards competition. The new award is sponsored by Outsource Training and Development, a leading provider of innovative training, education and recruitment, and will recognise apprentices …

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Freight forwarders welcome MPs’ backing for the expansion of Heathrow Airport … but doubts remain

Freight forwarders welcome MPs backing for the expansion of Heathrow Airport but doubts remain

Speaking after yesterday’s parliamentary vote in favour of the National Policy Statement for Heathrow expansion, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) said: “Whilst BIFA welcomes the positive news from Parliament yesterday, today’s media coverage of the obstacles that the project still faces leave me with …

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