Based in Brierley Hill, in the centre of the UK, UK Trade and Shipping have over 40 years experience in a International Trade and am able to get you the best rates and service for your export cargo.
We can attend to all the formalities that are associated with an export shipment and can act as your external shipping office is you wish dealing with all your freight requirements
Using some of the most up-to-date technologies we are able to keep in constant touch with our associates overseas to ensure your cargo’s safe and speedy passage.
We are the UK representatives for Australia Trade and Shipping and New Zealand Shipping and have associates in Argentina,Cyprus, Germany, India and Pakistan as well as in Malaysia and Indonesia.
If you are new to international trade, we may possibly be able to advise you on the best way to break into markets or how to source products from overseas. Contact us with your enquiries and we will do our best to advise you, or at least be point you to someone else who can help.
We are here to help and advise you and to make your entrance into international trade as painless as possible.
Our owner Roger Bowater
Roger was born and bred in the Black Country and started his international trade career in 1965 at BSR in Old Hill. At the time BSR were the largest employer in the area and exported record changers and tape decks all over the world.
Over the following 40 years he worked for some of the largest exporters in the West Midlands, exporting to virtually every country in the world.
He became an associate member of the Institute of Export in 1978 becoming a full member in 1981, and being elevated to a Fellow in 1991.
Roger became a committee member of the West Midlands Branch of The Institute, which he served for more than 15 years. During this time he held the position of Education Officer, Vice Chairman and Chairman.
International trade has been his life. He has taught on the Institute’s Advanced Certificate in International Trade for over 15 years, at a number of colleges in the West Midlands, covering all aspects of international trade such as marketing, physical distribution,trade and payments,law.
You can make money out of international trade if you do it correctly, however there are many pit falls, which can be very expensive, but you only find these out by experience. So why not use our 40 years experience in international freight and trade, ring us on
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