Coronavirus Updates


Coronavirus Update - March 2

Posted on March 02, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.A recent report by Sea-Intelligence found that container line schedule reliability fell to its lowest level for the sixth consecutive month. The report, which covers 34 different trade lanes and more than 60 container lines showed the overall global schedule reliability for January at just 35%. Hamburg Sud performed the best at 47% while the worst performer was HMM at just 20% reliability, a 53%...

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Coronavirus Update - February 23

Posted on February 23, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.Maintaining operational success is pivotal and planning ahead remains a critical component to avoiding some of the common pitfalls being experienced today. International transport can be challenging but continuing to compare carrier rates for each individual shipment, planning in advance, obtaining confirmation from your carriers and adding buffer transit time will all assist in making the right decision for...

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Coronavirus Update - February 17

Posted on February 17, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.Maintaining operational success is pivotal and planning ahead remains a critical component to avoiding some of the common pitfalls being experienced today. International transport can be challenging but continuing to compare carrier rates for each individual shipment, planning in advance, obtaining confirmation from your carriers and adding buffer transit time will all assist in making the right decision for...

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Coronavirus Update - February 9

Posted on February 10, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.Workers at the largest airport in the UK are planning to strike on February 9, 13, 16 and 18. Unite union workers at London Heathrow Airport are in dispute with airport officials over an announced pay-cut for engineering, airside operations and security employees. The airport will remain operational but coupled with post-Brexit challenges, increased COVID infections and now a reduced workforce delays are...

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Coronavirus Update- February 2

Posted on February 02, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.Maintaining operational success is pivotal and planning ahead remains a critical component to avoiding some of the common pitfalls being experienced today. International transport can be challenging but continuing to compare carrier rates for each individual shipment, planning in advance, obtaining confirmation from your carriers and adding buffer transit time will all assist in making the right decision for...

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Coronavirus Update- January 27

Posted on January 27, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.Countries around the world continue to implement new passenger travel restrictions to curb the spread of the newly detected, more contagious, variants of COVID-19. The new restrictions vary by country and range from complete border closures to requiring negative COVID-19 tests before arrival. At this time, there are no restrictions on the transport of goods, but the operational status...

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Coronavirus Update - January 20

Posted on January 20, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and everchanging period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.It has been nearly a year since the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of COVID-19 to be a Public Health Emergency of International Concern and restrictions and lockdowns are still very present in several nations across the globe.The following tables will provide the current cargo transport operational status and capacity levels for heavily affected countries.* Source: Freightos...

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Coronavirus Update - January 12

Posted on January 12, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and ever-changing period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.In a typical January, we would begin to see carriers cutting capacity from the market as we near the Chinese New Year. Much like the last year, 2021 is proving to be anything but typical. When compared to last year, container lines have canceled only 5 sailings versus 2020 when carriers canceled 88 sailings during this same period.The following tables will provide...

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Coronavirus Update - January 5

Posted on January 05, 2021. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and everchanging period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, announced a seven-week nationwide lockdown in an effort to contain the wide-spread outbreak of a highly contagious new variant of COVID-19. Non-essential businesses are closed, and schools have transitioned to remote learning. Unlike the lockdown in March 2020, outdoor exercise is permitted, and playgrounds and places of worship will remain open. ...

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Coronavirus Update - December 22

Posted on December 22, 2020. Category: Coronavirus Updates

Allyn International is committed to providing you with the latest updates during this very fluid and everchanging period. Our goal with the information provided below is to give you at a high-level, a current overview of the most heavily impacted regions.A new strain of the COVID-19 coronavirus detected in the UK has caused over 40 countries to suspend passenger flights to and from the country. France imposed a 48-hour suspension of freight transit across the English Channel while Kuwait announced it has suspended all commercial international flights and closed its land and sea borders until January 1. Saudi Arabia announced a...

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