Doing Business with United Kingdom

Join us with International Shipping expert and native from Scarbrough’s exclusive UK partner, Zenith International, as we learn the process of exporting to and importing from the United Kingdom. Learn about: UK trade facts, business culture & etiquette, expectations & relationships, regional industry sectors, business […]

UK and USA Trade Talks

UK and U.S. Trade Talks

UK and U.S. Trade Talks Trump Meets with May Just this week, United States’ President Trump and Great Britain’s Prime Minister May met to discuss a number of things, one being trade between the two countries. According to American Journal of Transportation, “As the U.K. […]

Selling Wine to the United Kingdom Shouldn’t be a Problem

Selling Wine to the United Kingdom Wine and Distilleries Listen up! At the end of January, the United States Trade Representative announced the United States and the United Kingdom have signed two agreements covering wine and distilled spirits to ensure there is no disruption in trade […]

United Kingdom BREXIT

BREXIT Information Notice

BREXIT Scarbrough’s close UK partner, Zenith International, Ltd. released an information guide in regards to BREXIT.  Although BREXIT is among the hottest topic the United Kingdom at the moment, not all issues are concrete.  Keep in mind what is said one day could change the […]

UK USA Negotiations

UK and USA Negotiations

Future Free Trade Agreement According to The Hill, “U.K. is on track to officially exit the EU in March 2019.”  In fact, President Trump believes that a deal between the U.S. and U.K. can be struck within three to nine months.  “While EU law prevents […]

UK Air Freight • Tight Space before Easter

Easter is fast approaching and many UK Forwarders will shut down for 4 days: Good Friday 30th March, Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday 2nd April. From previous years we have learned that the pre-Easter cargo peak usually covers the two weeks prior to Good Friday. […]

United Kingdom Port Closure Warning • Delays Expected

The current adverse weather across the UK has caused a number of major port and terminal closures. There has been severe disruption at London Gateway, Felixstowe and Tilbury ports, all of which have suffered long closures. The weather is also effecting all other transport modes […]

In the News around the World

Catch Up on News Around the World   U.K. and EU Agree on Outline Brexit Bill as Irish Block Remains Canada losing ground to Mexico in manufacturing race Panama, China sign maritime cooperation agreement

UK Government issues Document with Vision for Future EU Relationship

UK Government issues Document with Vision for Future EU Relationship The United Kingdom plans to start negotiations on exiting the European Union before the end of March 2017.  United Kingdom’s government has issued a helpful public document outlaying its vision for the country’s future relationship […]

Free Trade Agreement Talks between USA and UK

Free Trade Agreement Talks between USA and UK United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May was the first foreign leader to meet with President Donald Trump this year. They had a meeting on January 27, 2017 and announced plans to work toward a bilateral free trade […]