last updated: 22/5/2019
Lebanon - Service Issues
Due to a customs strike in Beirut, service and clearance is impacted for both imports and exports. It is not clear as to when customs officers will resume duty.
Germany - Service Change
UPS has adjusted its delivery times for all domestic, cross-border and international Express shipments to the below postcodes, due to the closure of the Muelheimer Bridge in Cologne for trucks - the courier now commits to delivery by 12pm:
50679 51061 51063 51065 51067
51069 51103 51105 51107 51109
Qatar - Lithium Batteries
Due to ongoing problems and strict requirements for the uplift of lithium batteries and Excepted Quantities shipments on Qatar Airways, with no feasible alternative, service to Qatar for these commodities has been suspended from 7th March 2019 until further notice.
Shipments containing lithium ion batteries or Excepted Quantities will be returned to the shipper.
Venezuela - Service Issues
Due to the political situation in Venezuela, delays can be expected for pick-ups and deliveries.
In addition, Venezuela is experiencing power outages. As such, there are customs and shipment delays.
last updated: 18/12/2018
Please note that with immediate effect Virgin Atlantic are placing an embargo on all shipments that have originated from, or transited through:
The embargo also remains in place for shipments that have originated from, or transited through: