Category Archives: Shipping

Unipac Shipping to the Rescue!

What do you do when your freight forwarder lets you down? Contact Unipac Shipping! We recently took an emergency call in the office; a wedding marquee company had been let down disastrously at the last crucial minute. They had used another forwarder to ship their wedding marquee in from India to the UK. With just a few days to go until the big event
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Unipac Shipping – Our Services

Thank you for clicking through! For International freight solutions on a Global scale and for the following services: Competitive freight rates Best solution for your shipping requirements Professional Imports & Exports teams ensuring your shipment flows smoothly On-Line tracking service enabling you to track your shipments at all times Dedicated UK Customs broker Marine freight Insurance Global network of overseas agents and partners Please
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Protect your Cargo!

Here at Unipac we understand the importance of your shipment and will endeavour to get your goods delivered safely, securely and on time. To give you complete peace of mind Marine Freight Insurance will cover your shipment from collection point through to final destination. Shipping insurance will usually cover the full value of the cargo without any excess. Remember – insurance is not compulsory and you
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The Rolling Sea!

We offer every solution here at Unipac Shipping for importing and exporting your goods via Sea. This is a great method of transportation for all different sizes of shipment, LCL (less than container load) FCL (full container load) the key is to make sure you have allowed yourself enough time, as depending on where your goods are coming in from or being sent to,
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Is Less More?

So, you have sourced your product and are ready begin import procedures to bring your goods in from overseas. Now you need to decide on the quantity of items to purchase from your supplier. Depending on which method of transport you are looking to get your goods delivered, smaller quantities do not necessarily mean smaller freight charges. Whether by sea, air or road, minimum
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BANG.. on Time!

With a large majority of our business being returning import and export customers, it’s always a pleasure to welcome aboard new customers! This week we have secured new import business with a successful UK balloon company who are importing balloons into the UK from Poland. The first shipment came in via courier. Transit time from door to door was next day. Impressive service from
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Unipac Shipping UK

Welcome to Unipac Shipping (UK) Ltd, an international freight forwarding company, established in 1993 and based in Kent – the gateway to Europe. Our aim is always to provide reliable and competitive service to corporate and private importers and exporters – anywhere in the world. Read More..


Tip of the week – SIZE does matter!

We cannot stress enough the importance of providing the correct dimensions and weight of your goods. All prices for all shipments are calculated on the amount of space they take up and how much they weigh, if you get this wrong, you could be in for a nasty shock when your goods arrive. Always provide accurate, length, width and height and total weight


Bon Voyage

Leaving Shanghai today we have a large shipment of garden railway tracks and carriages! They will be coming in on vessel Zim Rotterdam, and the goods will arrive at UK port Felixstowe in 25 days. That’s not what we would call a slow boat from China!


Ships Ahoy!

A busy Friday here at Unipac! Today we are importing from China bamboo baskets, furniture from Vietnam, and car parts from Hong Kong. We are exporting scientific equipment to Canada and household goods to USA. All shipments are via sea.