Focus on Brexit: explanation and instructions

Essential animation about the importance of participating in the chain-wide Brexit solution in the Dutch ports. In addition, instructional videos concretely explain how to use the Portbase services. Furthermore, logistics chain partners explain in various videos that we can only prevent congestion and delays by working together.

This is how you swiftly proceed through the Dutch ports

In 3 minutes, this animation shows how easily the chain-wide solution for Brexit works. All the links in the logistics chain have a role to play: importer, exporter, forwarder, customs agent and transporter. By working together, cargo will continue to swiftly pass through the Dutch ports after Brexit as well.

How do the Portbase services work?

Step by step, short instructional videos show you how easily the most important Portbase services for the Dutch Brexit solution work.

For export

Cargo from the Netherlands to the United Kingdom

Notification Export Documentation for pre-notifying export documents to terminals.

Track & Trace Export to check whether you have been cleared to deliver your export cargo to the terminal.

For import

Cargo from the United Kingdom to the Netherlands

Notification Import Documentation for pre-notifying import documents to terminals.

Import Status to check whether you have been cleared to collect your import cargo at the terminal.

Logistics chain parties speak out

Logistics parties with a lot of traffic from and to the United Kingdom guide you through the necessary preparations for Brexit. Be ready in time! Only that way, you can swiftly transport through the Dutch ports from 1 January 2021 as well.

Brexit for shortsea terminals and shortsea shipping lines: “We are ready, but everything starts with the shipper.”

Brexit for forwarders who also act as customs agents: “The only solution is an electronic solution.”

Brexit for ferry terminals and ferry operators: “The only way to come to a solution is working together.”

Brexit for transporters and logistics service providers: “The customer must ensure that they provide us with all the information in a timely fashion to prevent us from coming to a standstill at the ferry.”

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