New Lithium Battery Rules For Air Cargo

New Lithium Battery Rules For Air Cargo

New Lithium Battery Rules For Air Cargo   From 1st April 2022, new IATA regulations have once again been introduced for the movement of lithium batteries by air. The changes were buried in the multi-page packing instructions of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations –...
Dangerous Goods Regulation Changes In China

Dangerous Goods Regulation Changes In China

Dangerous Goods Issues In China   China introduced new legislations last year with regard to the importing and exporting of dangerous goods. Over recent weeks we have witnessed a crackdown on regulations and even more stringent checks and at times over zealous...
China Air Fire Due To Lithium Batteries?

China Air Fire Due To Lithium Batteries?

China Air Fire – Due To Lithium Batteries?    A destructive fire at a Chinese airport on Saturday morning has led to immediate suspicions that lithium batteries may have once again been the cause of an air freight incident.   The Russian made Tupolev...
Xmas 2021 Opening And Close Off Times

Xmas 2021 Opening And Close Off Times

Xmas 2021 – Opening And Close Off Times It may well be early, but we want to provide customers with as much notice as possible of the festive season closing times. So, below is all you need to know about DGP’s timings and dates this holiday season. FESTIVE...
Lithium Batteries – An Accident Waiting To Happen?

Lithium Batteries – An Accident Waiting To Happen?

Lithium Batteries – An Accident Waiting To Happen?    Lithium battery safety has been the hot topic again this week, following a heavy debate at a World Cargo Event in Dublin, with concerns being shared about the safety of their travel on passenger aircraft. ...
Agreement On Tackling Dangerous Goods

Agreement On Tackling Dangerous Goods

Agreement On Tackling Dangerous Goods   The Cargo Handling Coordination Association (ICHCA) and the International Vessel Operators Dangerous Goods Association (IVODGA) have signed an agreement to crack down on safety procedures surrounding the movement and storage of...