The volume of goods being imported into, and exported out of the UK continues to grow. As more companies turn to international shipping to expand their business, they require a freight forwarder with proven expertise in the import and export process. Here at Absolute Freight Services, we have exactly that. With 40 years of trade and industry experience, as well as memberships with BIFA and FIATA, we offer time-served services that ensure the swift, efficient delivery of your goods to their final destination. If you want to increase your presence in an increasingly global market, our personnel are here to help.
Located in Dorking, we provide services as a freight forwarder for clients in Crawley, Guildford, the wider Surrey and Sussex areas, and across the south east. Due to our expertise in international shipping, our client list even extends nationwide. If you aren’t sure of the costs and procedures for the import and export of goods, Absolute Freight Services ensures complete understanding from the outset. Our approach lets you take control, allowing you the freedom to negotiate costs and lead times. Below, we have briefly introduced the basic aspects of our import and export services. To discuss either or both of these at greater length, please contact us.
When it comes to imports, our role is simple: transport goods from your overseas supplier to your premises in a quick, time-efficient manner at the lowest possible cost. As your freight forwarder, we arrange for the collection of cargo from your supplier’s location, book the necessary road, air or sea freight cargo space, ensure a smooth passage through customs inspections and then coordinate the final delivery to your location.
This complete shipping process includes the following:
• Coordination of all required documentation
• Options for road, air and sea freight
• Coordination of customs clearance
• Import compliance consultation
• Tracking and issuance of delivery orders
• Trade agreement expertise and consultation
• Arrangement for cargo insurance coverage
• Comprehensive cargo management
For clients in Crawley, Guildford, the south east or across the UK looking to export goods, we coordinate everything from domestic pick-up through to the final delivery overseas. As with our import service, our personnel work tirelessly to transport your goods to your own customers in as fast, efficient and cost-effective manner as possible.
As a reputable freight forwarder, Absolute Freight Services provides complete and accurate document preparation in full compliance with letters of credit, government regulations and your own specific instructions. Quite simply, we ensure a hassle-free transaction that relieves the stress and burden of compliance regulations.
This end-to-end shipping process includes:
When it comes to the import and export of goods, we provide tailored solutions for domestic, commercial and industrial clients in Crawley, Guildford, Surrey, Sussex and across the south east. From FCL (full container load) needs to LCL (less than container load) requirements, we put our experience and expertise to use so you can focus on the day-to-day running of your business.