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Suez Canal blocked

Date Added: 25 March 2021

The Ever Given has been blocking the Suez Canal since Tuesday 23rd March, creating long tailbacks.   

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Davies Turner reduces rates on Express China rail freight service to the UK and reintroduces FCL option

Date Added: 8 March 2021

A softening of buying rates post Chinese New Year has enabled Davies Turner to reduce the rates for  its Express China rail...

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Trade agreement and trend for near-shore sourcing boosts Davies Turner’s Turkish business

Date Added: 22 February 2021

Tariff-free arrangements, which support the trading relationship between the UK and Turkey, is bringing benefits to UK importers...

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Davies Turner reveals a winning hand with new customs suites

Date Added: 22 January 2021

Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarder, has opened a new, state-of-the-art customs services floor at...

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Asia ocean turmoil, a 'perfect storm'

Date Added: 8 January 2021

Davies Turner provides insight and support for clients affected by the critical Asia - UK market situation.  

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Accreditation is key to reducing supply chain disruption, says Davies Turner

Date Added: 5 January 2021

Davies Turner Ireland recently added ISO9001 accreditation as part of its wider campaign to reduce any risk of supply chain...

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Davies Turner names new head of ocean freight services

Date Added: 25 November 2020

Davies Turner has promoted Tony Cole to Head of Ocean to lead on its ocean freight forwarding services, building on his previous...

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DAVIES TURNER STARS IN HMRC ‘BE PREPARED’ FILM

Date Added: 27 October 2020

Davies Turner, one of the UK’s largest independent freight forwarding companies,  was approached by Her...

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Davies Turner’s Express China rail freight service gets further boost from container shipping issues

Date Added: 7 October 2020

With China’s Golden Week holiday in full swing, the ongoing issues affecting oceanfreight container imports into the UK...

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Davies Turner leaps up Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250 league table

Date Added: 28 September 2020

Davies Turner Plc, the long-established international freight and logistics company, has jumped 42 places to 119th position in...

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China’s rail shipments to Europe set records

Date Added: 24 August 2020

Davies Turner notes a recent report in the South China Morning Post (SCMP), which states that the volume of China’s belt...

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Davies Turner’s Express China rail freight service now goes direct to UK regions

Date Added: 4 August 2020

Bookings on its weekly fixed-day rail consol service from China to the UK continue to increase, so Davies Turner is adding UK...

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Davies Turner Group gains environmental certification - ISO14001:2015

Date Added: 3 August 2020

The Environmental Management System in place at four of the Davies Turner Group’s regional distribution centres in the UK...

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China-Europe rail freight boosted by pandemic

Date Added: 9 July 2020

We were interested to read in the online publication Container News that April was the busiest month to date for China-Europe...

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150th birthday celebrations: Postponed, not cancelled

Date Added: 19 June 2020

This weekend, the UK's largest independently owned freight forwarding and logistics group, was due to celebrate its 150th...

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Davies Turner goes Dutch with Mainfreight

Date Added: 21 May 2020

From June 1st, Davies Turner will strengthen its portfolio of scheduled daily overland trailer services between the UK and the...

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CILT names us as one of its Top 30 UK logistics providers

Date Added: 14 May 2020

We are proud to announce we are listed in the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport's Top 30 logistics providers in...

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Rail boost from container shipping re-routings

Date Added: 12 May 2020

Davies Turner’s Express China rail freight service gets further boost from container shipping re-routings  

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Davies Turner helps Hunter Boot Ltd to protect London Ambulance Service

Date Added: 5 May 2020

Davies Turner has handled the shipment of a large consignment of products donated by Hunter Boot Ltd for the London Ambulance...

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Container industry wide space issue forecast for Asia

Date Added: 1 May 2020

Important notice to clients

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Davies Turner strengthens German logistics presence with new partner

Date Added: 22 April 2020

Davies Turner beat off strong competition from a number of other forwarding companies based in the UK to secure the exclusive...

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Davies Turner offers air freight pricing option for rail freight service

Date Added: 19 April 2020

Davies Turner has added an air freight pricing mechanism for its direct, fixed-day, weekly Express China Rail service from...

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Davies Turner’s Express China Rail Service smashes records

Date Added: 3 April 2020

Davies Turner reports that its direct, fixed-day, weekly rail import service from China to the UK, which re-commenced in...

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Davies Turner offers innovative solutions to manage supply chains hit by Covid-19 challenges

Date Added: 1 April 2020

The UK’s largest independent freight forwarding company that offers multimodal services for the storage and international...

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Davies Turner Joins 700 UK Logistics Businesses To Offer Emergency Delivery Service

Date Added: 25 March 2020

Davies Turner, the UK's leading independent freight forwarding group  has joined over 700 logistics businesses, all...

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Davies Turner is back on track with Express China rail freight service for containers

Date Added: 5 March 2020

Davies Turner reports that its fixed-day, weekly direct rail import service from China to the UK will re-commence in mid-March.

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China - Coronavirus Up-date 3.3.2020

Date Added: 3 March 2020

Latest advisory on the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in China for our sea and rail services

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Davies Turner launches AEO consultancy services

Date Added: 27 January 2020

Davies Turner is now offering consultancy services on the Authorised Economic Operator programme following a surge in enquiries...

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Davies Turner wins freight industry 'Oscar'

Date Added: 17 January 2020

The British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Freight Service Awards have been organised annually for over 30...

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Davies Turner Ireland gains Authorised Economic Operator (AEO Customs) Accreditation

Date Added: 3 January 2020

Davies Turner Ireland (DTI) has been granted Authorised Economic Operator AEO (Type C) status by Irish Revenue, which entitles...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 &...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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)...

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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...

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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...

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