Tag: Peter MacSwiney

ASM Sequoia Software Will Help Forwarders Meet Newly Announced Post-Brexit Customs Procedures

Agency Sector Management (ASM) is working with customers to ensure they can comply with newly announced post-Brexit Customs procedures using its Sequoia software. ASM’s online Customs platform is geared up to meet the requirements of the UK Government’s Border Operating Model, published last...

ASM warns new Northern Ireland Customs checks could severely affect trade

The freight community has concerns over UK government plans for new Customs checks on goods entering Northern Ireland from Great Britain when the UK leaves the European Union (EU) at the end of 2020, according to Agency Sector Management (ASM) Chairman, Peter MacSwiney. The UK’s transition per...

Forwarders now have the clarity needed for post-Brexit Customs changes

Forwarders and hauliers now have enough clarity to start preparing for a post-Brexit business landscape, according Peter MacSwiney, chairman of Customs clearance solutions provider Agency Sector Management (ASM). There is limited time to implement the systems needed to tackle trade friction foll...

ASM’s MacSwiney joins new advisory group to explore alternative Brexit backstop options

Agency Sector Management (ASM) chairman Peter MacSwiney has been appointed to a new Technical Alternative Arrangements Advisory Group to explore options to replace the Northern Ireland Brexit backstop by the end of 2020. The advisory group consists of 15 technical experts in customs and trade fr...

ASM developing contingency plans to meet new Customs declaration service delay

Agency Sector Management (ASM) is working on contingency plans for businesses affected by the new UK’s Customs Declaration Service (CDS) in the wake of a full roll-out of the new system being delayed. CDS is due to replace the current Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) system...

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