Welcome to Neptune Shipping Agency Ltd

We are specialists in shipping by road, rail, sea and air. Our shipping containers are available in 20′ standard, 40′ standard and 40′ high cube sizes. We are also able to help with large abnormal loads.

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Sea Freight

 We offer competitive rates and expertise in all areas of the world, export, import and cross trades (where goods do not start or finish their journey in the UK)

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Air Freight

 Neptune work alongside carefully selected carriers with access to airports across the globe ensuring timely and dependable freight solutions and allowing our customers to plan and become more efficient.

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Road & Rail Freight

 Neptune has the scale, experience and knowledge to ensure a fast and reliable transit of your goods for both part and full loads wherever they are on the near continent.  

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E -Business

 At Neptune we are always striving to make our customers lives easier and so have developed a secure, online portal providing 24/7 real time access to consignment information, much more!

Port Health

Food products imported into the UK are subject to port health controls. At Neptune we have years of experience of dealing with these regulations. Our knowledgeable team are able to offer advice and information on what controls may apply to your goods.

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We have our own in-house Customs Clearance and Port Health department, ensuring consignments pass through customs as quickly and easily as possible. 

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Since Brexit 01 January 2021, new arrangements are now in place. Standing authorities, deferments, Post VAT accounting and Import/Export/Crosstrade formalities are required.

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If your goods are damaged in transit, who do you turn to? Are your goods covered? Who will pay? We offer marine insurance starting from a minimum fee per consignment.

Why Neptune?

Neptune Shipping Agency Ltd. was incorporated in 1953, and we are proud of the vast amount of knowledge and experience we have gained in international freight.

In 1969 we began to handle our first volume shipments of full containers to and from the US. Now we have become a major player in two key areas:

1 Shipping of containerized cargo throughout the world, both full containers (FCL) and less than full loads (LCL). And Customs clearance of non EU consignments.

2 European Trailer groupage operations with over 100 trailers arriving and departing the UK bound for most of the major European cities each week.

Xiamen Closure

XIAMEN CLOSURES An outbreak of the Covid-19 Delta Variant in the port city of Xiamen has resulted in restrictions being placed on all activities in

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Ningbo Meidong Closures

A coronavirus case has forced the closure of the Ningbo Meidong container terminal. Operations were suspended on Wednesday 11.08.21 after a worker tested positive with

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Neptune is a proven, progressive, responsive, and reliable company.  

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All our staff members are highly motivated and knowledgeable.

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Our clients enjoy regularly updated and accurate status reports.