20. April 2022
Import volume into Russia declined again last week, down 49% week-over-week and 76% compared to 14-20 February. Last week, import volume into Ukraine remained low, down 82% compared to 14-20 February.
As of 10 April, the seven-day average delivery volume to countries bordering Russia and Ukraine was up 43% compared to 21 February. Comparatively, deliveries to Russia and Ukraine were down 78%, and the rest of Europe was up 9% over the same period.
15. March 2022
After the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Serbian drivers of heavy goods vehicles on the Ukrainian border with Romania had to wait for several days as Ukrainian forces did not allow them to leave. Thanks to diplomatic mediation between Serbia and Ukraine, trucks entered Romania.
23. December 2021
We look forward to turning the page of the past year,
in which we achieved many of the set goals.
May the future bring new
business opportunities to you as well.
15. December 2021
Why should we use them?
Intermodal containers help control operational problems by ensuring fast freight forwarding with significant time and cost reductions. And that's not all. For several benefits, these containers have certainly changed operating standards in the industry.
This time we have prepared for you some advantages of using such containers.
8. December 2021
A new shipowner is coming to our port. The new Linea Messina RO-RO line will connect Port of Koper with the ports of East and South Africa, the Middle East, and India weekly. Shipowner Ignazio Messina will accept all types of RO-RO and project cargo.
2. December 2021
All the best RCM
RCM was founded in 1992 and today celebrates 29 years of successful operation in comprehensive logistics services. The company's team proves that together we can push the boundaries.
24. November 2021
The story of the Second Track of the Divača – Koper railway line has been written for 20 years. The first variant of the route of the second track was made back in 1996. After examining 17 variants during the time of 10 governments, the current tunnel route was confirmed as the most suitable.
17. November 2021
We have already written for you about innovations in using the new Slovenian automated import system (SIAIS2). As is known, the implementation of the new Slovenian automated import system SIAIS2 will take place on 1 January 2022.
10. November 2021
In this article, we want to share some basic concepts in the international transport of goods.
27. October 2021
Standard or intermodal container
Innovation in intermodal containers caused a revolution in international trade in the middle of the last century. The use of intermodal containers in logistics delivery verification has changed paradigms in recent decades. The use of containers allows the use of different modes of transport without transhipment. With containers, it is possible to save time and money.
1. October 2021
This time we have prepared a contribution for you in the field of shipping containers. Demand in this area is breaking all records. According to analysts at Drewry Shipping Consultants, the production of containers has increased by more than 200%, and their prices have reached record levels. All this is due to the high demand for maritime transport services.
22. September 2021
Prices in freight transport break all records, which affects the rise in prices of goods. In container shipping, we find that the demand for transport far exceeds the current supply.
17. September 2021
In the company RCM d.o.o. we have been specializing in customs brokerage for more than two decades. Over two decades, together with our business partners, we have grown hand in hand and thus expanded our service range.
8. September 2021
FURS once again calls on all declarants and importers who have not yet adjusted their customs operations to the new import declaration system to do so as soon as possible and make the most of the remaining period for testing or filing customs declarations in the SIAIS2 test environment to make the transition from the old to the new system as smooth as possible.
As a result of this, we inform you that in the company RCM, d.o.o. everything is ready for a smooth transition to the new Slovenian automated import system (SIAIS2), which will be used on 1.10.2021.
1. September 2021
In this article, we have prepared a short guide for all truck drivers destined for the Port of Koper and are a newcomer to this field. Truck drivers often turn to our company regarding ambiguities in the area of entering the port.
26. August 2021
Tighter measures to prevent Covid-19 in China are affecting the European supply chain. A major Chinese container terminal, Ningbo-Zhoushan, closed last week. Asian ports have already closed on a single infection on Covid 19. Anti-crown measures to normalize global supply chains do not seem to end.
18. August 2021
As a new business in international trade, you are undoubtedly faced with many innovations, demanding legislation and import and export formalities. So today, we are writing about the feasibility of working with a freight forwarding company.
11. August 2021
Today we are writing for you about legal sources in the field of freight forwarding.
The most important legal sources in freight forwarding are: Act Implementing the Customs Legislation of the European Union
The Obligations Code regulates freight forwarding contracts, warehousing contracts and insurance contracts.
General Terms and Conditions of International Freight Forwarders of Slovenia. With the freight forwarding contract, the freight forwarder undertakes to conclude a transport contract and other necessary contracts to transport certain things in his name on behalf of the client and perform other usual transactions and actions. The client undertakes to pay him a certain fee.
4. August 2021
This time we have prepared for you a slightly dry theme for the summer months, but for all of us who are in any way connected in the freight forwarding business, an important theme.
Today we write about the types of representation in the freight forwarding business.
28. July 2021
This time we are talking about t.i. “Hidden costs”
Today we have prepared for you a set of questions most often set up by a company dealing for the first time with importing and transporting small consignments of goods, i.e., groupage shipments (LCL) from China or other Far Eastern countries.
14. July 2021
Dear Business partner!
We were just informed about new conditions for entry or transit of the Republic of Slovenia.
AMENDMENT: Until 15 August 2021, no PCT condition is required for transit and international transport!
14. July 2021
Dear Bussines Partner,
According to the new decree of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia, which will enter into force on 15 July, entry and transit for all persons entering the Republic of Slovenia are strictly limited. This regulation repeals all exceptions - there are no more exceptions for drivers in international transport entering or crossing Slovenia.
8. July 2021
The third gate for containers trucks to the Port of Koper was opened
Yesterday, the third gate to the port of Koper officially opened its doors. It will be intended primarily for container trucks, representing 53% of all trucks entering the Port of Koper.
7. July 2021
This article is dedicated to the topic of maritime transport. This article writes about choosing between FCL - Full Container Load and LCL - Less than Container Loads.
1. July 2021
KINDERGARTEN OF FORWARDING (3rd Lot)
In the first article, “Kindergarten of Freight Forwarding,” we presented the basic concepts of customs operations, and in the second article, the customs system of the European Union. We’ve learned the basics, and now it’s time to get down to business. Through practical examples, we want to bring you closer to the possibilities in the field of import customs procedures.
24. June 2021
It is certainly true for RCM that a lot grows from a small. In the industrial zone Hrpelje-Kozina, in just 43 weeks, there is a modern customs warehouse, which covers more than 20,000 square meters.
17. June 2021
KINDERGARTEN OF OF FORWARDING (2nd set)
In the previous article in the "Kindergarten of Freight Forwarding" framework, we learned about the basic concepts in the report of import and export operations. The purpose of today's article is to present in more detail the customs system of the European Union and the work of freight forwarders in import and export-oriented companies.
9. June 2021
KINDERGARTEN OF FREIGHT FORWARDING (1st set)
This time we have prepared the first set for you within the "Kindergarten of Freight Forwarding.” The article is about to explain the basic concepts in the report on import and export operations. The second part is about the customs system of the European Union.
The most interesting part of a series of articles is the third and the last one. The third part will discuss your options in customs procedures and specific cases with customs and tax duties calculations.
2. June 2021
Possibilities of customs clearance in Slovenia, import customs procedure 40 vs. 42
In the company RCM d.o.o. we have many years of experience in customs clearance of goods from the other EU Member States. We provide customs brokerage services for business partners from Austria, Germany, Italy, Croatia, Slovakia, Hungary, and the other EU Member States.
The import customs procedure is also intended for Slovenian importers, insofar as it is known at the time of import customs clearance that the goods are destined for the final beneficiary in another EU Member State after the completion of the customs procedure.
1. June 2021
The deadline for the start of use has been postponed to 01.10.2021
Regulation (EU) No 952/2013 on the Union Customs Code, full electronic data exchange has been introduced. Accordingly, there was a need to renovate or harmonize the existing Slovenian automated import system - SIAIS - 2 with business requirements regarding procedures and data.
19. May 2021
Advantages of customs warehouse in comparation to a non-customs warehouse
This time we prepared an article for you on the storage of goods in classic non-customs warehouse in comparation to a customs warehouse. In case you are not directly involved in freight forwarding, you might not be familiar with the diference betweet these types of services.
The informations we prepared wull help importers and exporters to make it easier to navigate their goods across international surrounding.
12. May 2021
In May, we are getting closer to the realization of the second railway track project. On 05.05.2021, the signing of the contract for the start of construction works took place symbolically at the construction site in Dekani. The company 2TDK has signed a contract for the construction of the new railway track between Divača and Koper. The main construction works for the second railway track has started.
19. March 2021
5 Actions to Optimize Logistics Costs
Logistics managers face the pressures and needs of optimizing logistics costs on a daily basis, while wanting to maintain the level of services and their efficiency. At RCM, we define five steps that will help your company optimize logistics costs.
10. March 2021
At RCM, d.o.o. we have put together some information about 7 key changes related to the new Incoterms 2020, which everyone working in international trade should be aware of.
23. February 2021
Dear business partners,
We would like to inform you about the change of the business address of our business unit RCM d.o.o., PE Gruškovje.
22. December 2020
RCM d.o.o. has been dressed in the golden shades of AAA credit rating for three years in a row, and was declared the recipient of the platinum rating of excellence this year.
17. December 2020
Success comes when you realize that the obstacles you face are challenges to help you become better.
May the coming year bring you lots of success, both in your professional and in your personal life!
1. December 2020
The United Kingdom notified the Council of the European Union of its decision to withdraw from the European Union on 29 March 2017. Pursuant to Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union, the United Kingdom shall cease to be a member two years after its notification.
5. August 2020
RCM d.o.o. has launched its new website and we are excited to present our new project »Customs warehous Kozina«. Our new website provides a clear message about who we are, what we stand for and about our logistics solutions. With our new website and our new promo video we would like to announce our new modern facility in Kozina.
29. July 2020
As said Richard Branson: „Business opportunities are like buses, there`s always another one coming.“
In company RCM, we are convinced that where is a will there is a way. The doors are not always wide open.
24. June 2020
17. June 2020
27. May 2020
Clauses are extremely important because they are recognised and accepted all around the world. In the international trade, they are mandatory on every commercial account because they lower the risk and possible disagreements considerably.
24. April 2020
International Commerce Terms
27. March 2020
“Transport and logistics play a crucial role in the supply of essential goods in this critical period. To ensure that transport can continue to keep us going, the free flow of goods between the Member States and the surrounding countries must be guaranteed.
18. February 2020
Zlata nit 2019
15. January 2020
Golden Creditworthiness Certificate of Excellence in Creditworthiness 2019
6. November 2019
24. October 2019
Company RCM d.o.o. confirmed their obligation for a business quality by renewal AEO certificate – for easier admittance to custom simplification, Authorized Economic Operator
9. October 2019
We offer to You Pre-clearance proceedure at the port of Koper