European Day of Languages

Celebrating European Day of Languages at Customs Support

This Monday, 26th September, was the European Day of Languages, which celebrates linguistic diversity across the European Union.

Ash Taylor stood in our Felixstowe Office in front of the Customs Support Logo

Meet Our People: Ash Taylor (UK IT Manager)

Today we hear from one of our specialists in digital customs, Ash Taylor, our UK IT Manager based in Felixstowe.

Foodstuff labelling extra life

New food labelling requirements delayed until January 2024

Following the delay of EU foodstuff customs clearance requirements in July, further regulations surrounding labelling have now also been delayed.


Meet our People: Des Hiscock (Director of Specialist Services)

In our series #WeAreCustomsSupport, you will meet the people behind Customs Support. We value our colleagues and the work they do. In this series, we will interview the...

A row of Global Flags marking the UK flag at Half Mast as a sign of respect marking the passing of the queen

Remembering The Queen: Her Majesty’s Contribution to Modern Trade 

During her 70-year reign, Her Majesty the Queen was integral in maintaining and improving international relations, which greatly contributed to some of the trade...

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The Digital Frontier: A UK Perspective on 'Levelling-Up' Customs

The UK is investing in its systems and infrastructure at an unprecedented rate, and the digitalisation of your supply chain is now more important than ever. But, where...

Andy Holdcroft

Meet Our People: Andy Holdcroft UK Finance Director

In this series, we will interview the people who are always ready to assist you with importing or exporting your goods without worries. Next up in this series is Andy...

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Meet Our People: Gavin Osborn Rochester Managing Executive

Next up in this series is Gavin Osborn, who is the managing executive at Rochester in Felixstowe.

Blue Circuit Board

Will freeports open the doors to new technology in the UK?

Following Brexit, the UK announced the creation of eight freeports to open trade opportunities, provide jobs, encourage innovation, and boost the economy in the aftermath...

Glass of Whisky Sours, orange and Ice.

US drops tariff for UK whiskey makers

UK whiskey makers are expected to increase exports to the US, following the removal of a 25% duty rate.

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Meet Our People: Andrew Holden Llanelli Office Manager

Next, in our meet our people series is Andrew Holden, who is the UK office manager in Llanelli, Wales for Customs Support.

Next phase of border operating model

Next Phase of Border Operating Model Delayed Until End of 2023

The Border Operating Model is the phased approach the British Government uses to implement border controls between the European Union and the United Kingdom now that the...