How will a hard border impact
Agility is a member of BIFA (British International Freight Association) & UKWA (United Kingdom Warehouse Association) operating as a freight forwarder, customs broker and logistics provider.
Agility has representation at all the major airports/ ports in the UK & manages the customs clearance for thousands of shipments per annum.
Agility has representation through own or strategic partners in every EU country all with similar capabilities helping to provide continuity of service.
Agility is an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) which affords enhanced status for a variety of customs procedures helping to accelerated and or defer customs clearances at the borders.
Duty & tax
Agility has a customer deferment facility for the payment of duty & taxes.
Agility can assist companies with the set up and administration in case of Fiscal Representation.
Agility offers a wide range of solutions to reduce the impact of Brexit. With Agility’s existing infrastructure, skills and capabilities, we are well-positioned to support your trade between the U.K. and the E.U., no matter the final outcome.
What are the remaining options?
Possibly of a Hard Brexit is increasing after the vote of U.K. Parliament against current deal.
No guarantee of parliament majority & Ireland backstop remains an issue.
Could be the fall back position but there remains strong opposition due to trade deal "barrier"
Access to single market but free movement of people is an issue.
Possible via a second referendum but a number of difficult litical events would need to occur.