EFS move’s approximately 7.5 tonnes a month by air freight to Khartoum as well as several 40′ ocean containers to port Sudan. EFS is the second largest exporter by air from the UK to Khartoum, as recorded between January and May 2011 – over 36 tonnes of airfright spread over 100 shipments.
Commercially, this is a mixture of Laboratory equipment and reageant (time sensitive perishables in wet or dry ice);
IT and telecommunications equipment for various users; Oil Well equipment for the greater and white Nile projects.
For the UNITED NATIONS: Pharmaceuticals, medical equipment & hospital furniture for either the UNHCR relief mission to Darfur or UNIMED.
Generally all shipments are delivered to our warehouse, stock controlled, “pick n packed” where applicable before consolidation of the various export shipments by either mode of transport to each consignee.
In particular the IT and telecoms equipment requires stock control and pick and pack to export order.
Since the sovereignty of Southern Sudan was declared in July, around 1000kgs a month is now also moving by air to Juba.
On the documentation side we arrange EC COOs (certificate of origin) as well as British Arab COOs. Space is usually a struggle by air and there are limited options for moving cargo Aircraft Only hazardous shipments.
- EFS exports landing gear for a C-130 Hercules
EFS has recently shipped a C130 Hercules nose landing gear under tight time constraints to Montreal airport. Due to the height of the packed cargo it required a freighter aircraft solution as well as additional screening being too big to fit a conventional xray machine. The customs entry required compliance to an export licence.
- European export customs clearance services : EFS customs brokerage dept
from the EFS customs brokerage dept formed in December 2020 European export customs clearance services. Executive Freight Services Limited can offer you the following services in support of your exports from the United Kingdom to Europe. · Full documentation check of shipper’s paperwork. · Export EORI number verification. · Export customs declaration submission at all UK ports. · Handling of special customs procedures, such as: o Temporary exports o Re-exports of goods under Inward Processing o Outward Processing o ATA Carnets o CITES permits. o SIEL / OIEL / OGEL export licences · T1 Transit documents raised with UK Customs. · T1 Transit documents for groupage loads. · Vehicle booking at your chosen Inland Border Facility (IBF) for the vehicle to collect the original T1 within a planned 6-hour time frame. · Northern Ireland declarations. We can also provide you with European import customs clearance through our network of hand-picked partners in each European country, should the importer not have an already appointed broker. You can contact our European export customs clearance team as follows. Email: EUexports@executivefreightservices.co.uk Tel: +44 (0) 1252 531350
- EFS customs brokerage dept issues over 100 T1’s (TADS) in January 2021 wks 2,3,4
In house customs brokerage dept for EFS raised over 100 T1’s (transit guarantees) and EAD’s (export entries) in weeks 2 to 4 of January 2021 for EU exports. EFS has facilities at all major UK ro-ro ports as well as an EU network of customs offices to discharge T1s and provide clearance solutions. Keeping UK exports moving. Of course EFS can also discharge T1’s for inbound imports through Dover and customs clear shipments.