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Ocean Freight

XPand Logistics is an independent provider of reliable ocean freight solutions. Whether you need Full Container Load (FCL) or consolidation services on any trade lane, we deliver the most competitive shipping rates alongside outstanding customer service.

  • Strategic partnerships with all major shipping lines
  • Ocean freight solutions for start-ups to large scale businesses
  • Specialists in the shipping of hazardous and out-of-gauge goods

XPand Logistics’ ocean shipping services assist businesses in transporting any volume of goods from port-to-port, making it a great choice for your international freight requirements.

With strong relationships with all major shipping lines, we offer competitive shipping contract rates whilst prioritising reliability, cost efficiency, and exceptional customer service. We have been a specialist ocean freight forwarder for more than two decades, and with our extensive knowledge and experience in the logistics industry, you can trust that your ocean cargo shipment will be handled professionally and securely.

We understand that every individual we work with has their own shipping needs and goals, so we strive to provide personalised ocean freight services that make sure your requirements are properly met. These include:

  • Full and part loading of container shipments for import, export and cross trade
  • Bulk commodities, project cargo, hazardous goods, RO-RO, heavy lift, break bulk, oversized cargo and vehicle import/export
  • Consolidation services to and from all ports worldwide
  • Documentation including:, customs clearance, dangerous goods notes, certificates of origin/ EUR1/ GSP/ ATA Carnets
  • Specialist packing services
  • A network of UK warehouses for freight storage and distribution
  • Option for enhanced cargo insurance

Our sophisticated and responsive setup is designed to make your shipping experience as efficient and stress-free as possible. With our cutting-edge technology and user-friendly online portal, you’ll enjoy complete transparency and control over your ocean freight movements at all times.

Our clients value the cost savings and convenience of ocean shipments for their larger volumes of goods or heavy, bulky cargo. Although transit times are longer, ocean freight rates are typically six times less than air freight, and shipping by sea is one of the most carbon-efficient logistics solutions. With advanced planning, our independent ocean logistics team will help you navigate the complexities of ocean freight shipping to meet your deadlines and budget.

Trust XPand Logistics to deliver your goods efficiently, affordably, and on your schedule.

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We have been working with XPand Logistics for a couple of years now and the team’s flexibility, knowledge and understanding during some tough times has made all the difference to our business and our customers.”

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A sustainable packaging company

Customs
Clearance

We expertly manage import/export customs, efficiently clear, and promptly deliver shipments cost-effectively.

UK
Warehousing

Our UK warehouses are located close to all major road networks allowing easy access to major shipping ports.

Hazardous
Goods

XPand Logistics specialises in the handling and global transportation of hazardous goods via ocean freight.

Service
Options

We offer Express, Standard or Consolidated shipping to suit your exact needs.

Find the safest and most cost-effective
ocean freight solutions with the support of XPand Logistics.

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