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“It’s every bit as bad as it was”. Grimly taciturn but typifying responses to the BIAFD’s latest check with members on fastener cost and availability pressures, e... [more]

The global crisis in freight container availability, and consequence massive escalation in sea freight costs, made mainstream headlines in December – as parents worried... [more]

A shortage of shipping containers at major global export ports is now seriously impacting fastener availability in the UK and Ireland, the British & Irish Association of ... [more]

Following the announcement by UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, of tight UK restrictions to combat the Covid-19 outbreak, BIAFD has stepped up its news and information fe... [more]

No let-up in freight and steel cost pressures
“It’s every bit as bad as ... [more]
Container Crisis wasn't just for Christmas
The global crisis in freight c... [more]
Container shortages impact fastener supply chain
A shortage of shipping contain... [more]