On the evening of April 9th, 2021, Bansard International held the annual GALA dinner in Shanghai’s Mariott ‘Renaissance’ Hotel. It is the first time that we combined the Northern, Southern, and Central China teams to celebrate together.
Nearly eight weeks after the long-awaited Chinese New Year 2021, the results are far from shippers' expectations in terms of rates, service, and lead time on the containerized transport market, according to our expert's analysis.
A container ship of 400-meter-long and 59-meter-wide ran aground on the Suez Canal this Tuesday morning. It caused one hundred ships blocked there in both directions.
From 1 March 2021, wood packaging material intended for the transport of certain goods originating in China, India and Belarus will be subject to phytosanitary checks on arrival in the EU at regular intervals.
On the eve of the Chinese new year and the Tet festival find our latest freight market news, our teams also wish you all a very happy lunar year and Tet festival!
As shared during the interview with our maritime expert Christopher Leroy, maritime transport is very strongly challenged: major strikes, new IMO regulations, shortage of space then equipment, PSS and record level of SCFI index. It is difficult for the teams to be able to ensure the shipment of goods and thus allow their export between China and Europe.
On Tuesday 4 August 2020, two powerful explosions shook Beirut (Lebanon), causing a blast that was felt for tens of kilometres around and the collapse of many buildings. The Bansard International group did not hesitate to mobilise their teams.
Bansard International China's Qingdao office continues to grow! To support its expansion in the region, The Qingdao team has moved to a new office.
European regulations provide a unique community identifier number to be used by international economic operators, the EORI number. My Brexit Solutions explains how to get this number so that you can complete your customs formalities with the United Kingdom.
After a very restless year, the teams of Bansard China enjoy a moment of respite! Back on the different team building organized by the offices of Bansard China made at the end of this year!
The month of December is going to have a very special meaning for Bansard Vietnam. Indeed, created in 2015, the company will celebrate its fifth anniversary. On this occasion, we would like to come back to Vietnam, its economy, our teams, and our solutions.
From equipment shortages to the recent announcements of PSS (Peak Season Surcharge) by the shipping lines on the Asia-Europe route, how did we get here? Our maritime expert, Christopher LEROY, explains the reasons for this situation.