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Norwegian blue cheese, honey and hygge
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Norway Alligns With European Union on Customs Seizures

Norway is not a member state of the European Union, but it is a member of the European Economic Area. This means that Norway sets its own tariffs on goods from outside...

Air Freight and the COVID-19 Pandemic
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Air Freight and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Last week we updated you on the impact of COVID-19 on ocean freight and the effect it has on the three largest ports in Europe. This week we cover air freight.

Trade Deals Across the World: June Edition
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Trade Deals Across the World: June Edition

Our Trade Deal Around the World series always deals with the past month’s news, but this edition we start with some fresh news from today on Mercosur.

Brexit negotiations
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Brexit Update: Negotiations Going into Critical Phase

A new round of negotiations is scheduled for this month. In January, the United Kingdom left the European Union and it was agreed that a transition period would follow...

Export: Turkey Increases Import Restrictions Even Further
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Export: Turkey Increases Import Restrictions Even Further

Two weeks ago the Turkish government announced that import taxes were increased on products ranging from chemicals to machinery. It was a response to the recession caused...

Ship in port of Rotterdam
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The Three Largest Ports in Europe During the COVID-19 Pandemic

European ports, like many other businesses, have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. In this blog, we look at the three biggest ports in Europe where our customs...

Invoice Declarations: Will Form A and the EUR.1 Be a Thing of the Past?
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Invoice Declarations: Will Form A and the EUR.1 Be a Thing of the Past?

With the REX system, the EUR.1 and Form A are no longer needed. Companies are allowed to use an invoice declaration.

Brexit onderhandelingen zitten vast
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Brexit Negotiations Are at a Stand Still

De onderhandelingen over de handelsovereenkomst tussen het Verenigd Koninkrijk en de Europese Unie gaan niet zo goed als zou moeten. De transitieperiode eindigt op 31...

Surveillance Documents no Longer Needed for Iron-, Steel-, and Aluminium Products
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Surveillance Documents no Longer Needed for Iron-, Steel-, and Aluminium Products

As of May 16th you no longer need a surveillance document when you enter certain iron- and metal products into free circulation. The same goes for certain aluminium...