The Strangest Shipping Restrictions Around The World

February 21, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Customs laws are renowned for being a little on the difficult side to keep up with, and while here at Barrington Freight we’ll do our best to guide you through the process, knowing what you can and can’t ship before you even book our services is ideal for a seamless shipping process. While this may […]

Lost at Sea: Some of the worst shipping disasters in history

Lost at Sea: Some of the worst shipping disasters in history

September 20, 2017 | admin

Maritime accidents aren’t completely avoidable, and unfortunately Container ships and Freighters aren’t exempt from this rule. Ever since goods have been transported by ship, there have been accidents with ships with cargo getting lost at sea, never to be seen again and so we here at Barrington Freight have decided to look into some of […]

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Ransomware & The Freight Industry

July 5, 2017 | admin

The threat of cyber-attacks has been something of a serious concern across the world in recent years. Last month we saw Moller-Maersk, the global shipping giant become the latest victim to fall into the hands of cyber criminals. The freight organisation typically handles at least one of seven containers we see shipped globally on a […]

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5 Tips To Get The Best Sea Freight Quote

June 27, 2017 | admin

For so many people, obtaining an accurate sea freight quotation can be extremely difficult, mainly due to the fact that there are a great number of complexities along the cargo journey that can make this process tricky to organise. In most cases it seems that the more stops and ports that there are involved along […]