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Shipping This Christmas: Last Minute Tips

Christmas is a time for spending time with loved ones and enjoying the festive season, with one of the best way to enjoy this period is to exchange gifts. With this, comes the need to ship/deliver these gifts on time and in the best condition possible, especially if you are sending internationally or across the country. The Holidays bring high sales volumes, which can lead to limited containers, freight and port congestion, and delivery delays.

The transportation of goods is one of the most important services that is provided by companies. The fact that people trust you with their valuable goods is something they take very seriously, so it’s up to you to do everything in your power to ensure those goods arrive safely at their destination. Here are some tips on how you can have an easier time transporting cargo:

With over 30 years of experience, at Gloucester Freight we are confident we can source the right kind of worldwide sea freight for you, including full containers, part containers, roll on/roll off and conventional. Our experience and knowledge allow us to keep your costs down by using indirect or consolidated services (groupage), letting you ‘share’ the load of a shipping container. In addition, we can offer insurance for your goods at competitive rates plus expert advice about documentation if required, including shipping documents, Letter of Credit, and customs formalities. Still not convinced? Here are the top five greatest advantages to shipping your cargo this way.

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Important Notice 

Just to let you know we are open as usual following the Government guidelines.

We can continue to ship any goods we can at this present time although with flights, ships and trucks permitting. 

If you wish to deliver in or collect any goods, please just give us a call on the office number below, we’ll be happy to help. 
Stay safe and we’ll speak to you soon.

01452 729915