tips for smooth customs clearance

6 Tips for Smooth Customs Clearance

Customs clearance is probably one of the most complex and intimidating aspects of global freight shipping. Small businesses must devote a lot of time and energy to make sure they get the process right if they are to avoid fines and delays. Whether you opt to use a broker or decide to go it alone, Read More

what is a customs broker

How to Tell If You Need a Customs Broker

Does dealing with customs send a shiver down your spine? Just thinking about the paperwork involved is headache-inducing, so any opportunity to reduce the stress of importing is tempting. But is using a customs broker right for your business? Let’s take a look at what they do, and then you can make your mind up. What Read More

E-commerce VAT rules

How do the New E-commerce VAT Rules and IOSS Affect Couriers?

E-commerce is booming, but how do the new E-commerce VAT rules and IOSS affect couriers? Our growing addiction to buying online has been expedited by the impact of COVID and its associated lockdowns. As a result, an increasing number of us are seeing the convenience of buying from the comfort of our homes. This increase Read More