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Davies Turner renews domestic distribution vehicle fleet

Date Added: 25 November 2019

Davies Turner, is undertaking a complete renewal of its domestic distribution vehicle fleet, operating from its main regional distribution hubs in...

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Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards

Date Added: 11 November 2019

Davies Turner has been shortlisted in two categories of the UK's premier freight forwarding and logistics awards scheme.The British International...

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Carriers need to develop greener supply chains

Date Added: 24 October 2019

With the cost of compliance to new low-sulphur regulations set to top $10bn in the first year alone, box lines need to pass through the expense. But...

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Davies Turner recognised again in Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250

Date Added: 11 October 2019

Davies Turner Plc, the long-established international freight and logistics company, has again been recognised as one of the UK’s leading...

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Davies Turner trainee recruitment programme enters 10th year

Date Added: 20 September 2019

The trainee recruitment programme operated by leading UK independent freight forwarder and logistics company Davies Turner & Co Ltd has entered...

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Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade

Date Added: 31 July 2019

Despite the ongoing economic uncertainties in the country, combined with currency volatility and inflation, Turkey remains one of Davies...

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Davies Turner’s Express China Rail Service exceeds expectations

Date Added: 26 June 2019

Davies Turner reports that its fixed-day, weekly rail import service for LCL cargoes from China is consistently delivering quicker transits than...

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US-China trade war creates opportunities for Europe

Date Added: 17 June 2019

Of the $250 billion in Chinese exports subject so far to US tariffs, more than 80% will be captured by firms in other countries, with the EU set to...

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China Rail exceeding expectations

Date Added: 14 June 2019

The rail service consistently provides quicker transits than those publicised and at just $120 per 1cbm / 500kgs, offers a competitive...

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Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago

Date Added: 7 May 2019

In response to recent reports that available road haulage capacity in Europe is at its highest level in a decade, the UK’s leading independent...

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Brexit update - 24th April 2019

Date Added: 24 April 2019

The new Brexit ‘flextension’ buys us some additional planning time, but extra time also means extra uncertainty for our partners and...

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BTEC Intermediate Award in Multimodal International Freight Procedures

Date Added: 11 April 2019

Davies Turner’s 2017 Freight Forwarder Trainees are taking part in the British International Freight Association (BIFA) BTEC Intermediate Award...

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Davies Turner’s Express China Rail Service breaks records

Date Added: 25 March 2019

Following an upgrade to its fixed-day, weekly rail import service for LCL cargoes from China, Davies Turner, the UK's leading independent freight...

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Freight sector concerned most shipper unprepared for Brexit

Date Added: 28 February 2019

A new UK government report this week highlighting that most UK shippers are unprepared for Brexit underlines the warnings freight and logistics...

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John Adams returns to the DT family

Date Added: 26 February 2019

We welcome John Adams to our Ocean Management Team this week. John returns to the Davies Turner family following 6 years at MSC. John will replace...

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Overland gains traction on Asia-Europe trade

Date Added: 13 February 2019

International freight forwarding company Davies Turner & Co Ltd offers less-than-container-load (LCL) and full-container-load (FCL) overland...

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Apprentices microsite for BIFA

Date Added: 5 February 2019

Davies Turner welcome the news that The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and...

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Leading freight forwarder sees increase in Brexit-related warehousing requests

Date Added: 1 November 2018

Davies Turner, the UK’s leading freight forwarder and logistics service provider, is seeing a definite upsurge in enquiries about the...

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Davies Turner Air Cargo settle into their new home in Hillington Park

Date Added: 30 October 2018

Davies Turner Air Cargo has doubled its Hillington Park facilities to accommodate exceptional growth.

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Davies Turner wins coveted IT award

Date Added: 29 October 2018

The IT strategy and planning department at Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics company, has beaten off...

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Southampton port congestion eases

Date Added: 12 October 2018

The congestion that has hampered container handling activity at the Port of Southampton in recent weeks has eased considerably, with the UK’s...

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Davies Turner adds another 11 apprentices

Date Added: 24 September 2018

Leading UK independent freight forwarder and logistics company Davies Turner & Co Ltd has recruited another 11 youngsters for this year’s...

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Davies Turner remains positive on Turkish trade

Date Added: 28 August 2018

Davies Turner, the UK’s largest independent freight forwarding company, remains positive about the trading outlook for Turkey despite the...

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Delays at Felixstowe

Date Added: 13 August 2018

Davies Turner reports that all Freight forwarders and their customers are continuing to face significant problems at the Port of Felixstowe, two...

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Customs Declaration Service (CDS)

Date Added: 1 August 2018

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will begin a phased launch of the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) in August 2018. CDS will replace the existing...

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Mixed feelings on BREXIT white paper

Date Added: 23 July 2018

Responding to yesterday’s White Paper outlining the UK Government's proposed future relationship between the UK and European Union after...

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German cabinet passes new toll legislation

Date Added: 6 June 2018

On 15 May, the German Federal Cabinet passed the proposal on the fifth Federal Road Toll Act (Bundesfernstraßenmautgesetz) by Transport...

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Rising fuel prices affect Ocean surcharges

Date Added: 30 May 2018

With a sharp rise in fuel prices we are now seeing Shipping Lines impose an Emergency Bunker Surcharge (EBS) with levels currently ranging between...

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Davies Turner is shipshape in Bristol!

Date Added: 29 May 2018

A new multi-user distribution centre has been developed in the UK, near Avonmouth, Bristol, by Davies Turner the UK's leading independent freight...

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Davies Turner goes east with express China rail service

Date Added: 25 April 2018

Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding company, is adding an export LCL cargo service by rail from the UK to China one...

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One year to BREXIT and we still have uncertainty

Date Added: 10 April 2018

Davies Turner notes that with less than a year now until the UK’s departure from the European Union, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) is...

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CDS replacing CHIEF

Date Added: 1 March 2018

The current system, the Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF), will be replaced by the Customs Declaration Service (CDS). A phased...

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Top rating for Gebruder Weiss

Date Added: 19 January 2018

Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) confirms the financial stability and top credit rating of the international logistics group Gebrüder Weiss / Top...

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Davies Turner takes the plaudits for supply chain solutions

Date Added: 18 January 2018

Davies Turner, the UK's leading independent freight forwarder and logistics service provider, has been named as a winner in the Outsystems 2017...

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NOVEMBER PEAK SEASON AIR FREIGHT DEMAND UP 8.8%

Date Added: 11 January 2018

Davies Turner is pleased to note that The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that...

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IATA Reports Double Digit Demand Growth for Freight Continued in August

Date Added: 27 October 2017

Davies Turner notes that the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released data for global air freight markets showing that demand,...

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Port of Felixstowe Rail Improvements Receive Go-Ahead

Date Added: 25 October 2017

Davies Turner welcomes the news that the Port of Felixstowe’s plans for enhanced rail connections have been given the green light by the...

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UK's future Customs, Excise and VAT regimes

Date Added: 24 October 2017

Publication of a White Paper, along with a Trade White Paper, paves the way for legislation that will ensure the UK is ready for the first day after...

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Davies Turner adds 12 apprentices

Date Added: 15 September 2017

Leading independent freight services and logistics company Davies Turner & Co Ltd has again recruited a total of 12 A-level school leavers and...

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Davies Turner is getting ship shape in Bristol

Date Added: 15 September 2017

Davies Turner is making excellent progress with its multimillion pound investment at Central Park at Avonmouth, Bristol where its new Distribution...

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Davies Turner doubles capacity at Cumbernauld

Date Added: 3 September 2017

Scottish shippers now have even more reason to choose the freight forwarding and logistics services offered by Davies Turner, as the UK’s...

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