articles: Transport & logistics

Sale of Allport Packaging Ltd

Moore Stephens' Corporate Finance team has advised Allport Cargo Services Ltd, one of the UK’s largest independent logistics and freight forwarding companies, on the sale of Allport Packaging Ltd, its specialist export packaging subsidiary.

New Code of Practice: Cyber Security for Ports and Port Systems

On Wednesday 17 August, the UK Government issued cyber security guidance for ports.

The Code of Practice was commissioned by Department for Transport and developed by the Institute of Engineering & Technology and outlines cyber security requirements at ports and port facilities. The Code of Practice should be used as part of an organisation's overall risk management system, to ensure that the cyber security of port systems is managed both cost effectively and as part of mainstream business.