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Shipping quotes – UK to worldwide

International Logistics Centre in  Newark Upon Trent, UK  are here to help with all your shipping quotes as well as air freight quotes.

Maybe one of the most tricky areas of running your own business is sending your goods and products  abroad. Lets’s face it, you are experts in your field just as we are in ours – Logistics! Let us help by taking all […]

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International Logistics Centre – Newark Upon Trent

Starting out in the late 1980’s as a small groupage company that sent trailers to Ireland, the International Logistics Centre has grown into one of the most advanced and resourceful logistics solutions in Europe. Based in Newark Upon Trent, Nottinghamshire in the East Midlands, UK,  we are conveniently located to some of the UK’s major roads such as M1 and even […]

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International Export Packers:-Shipping/exporting Frequently asked questions.

We’ve put together just some of our shipping/exporting frequently asked questions, if you cannot find the answer you require please call our friendly, professional team on +441636 610666 or email info@exportpackers.co.uk

 

What is the difference between a packing crate and a packing case ?
Packing cases or boxes (they are the same) are solid on all sides. It surrounds the contents with timber […]

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Useful Contacts for Shipping and Exporting from the UK

Who can help me ship and export my goods?

International Export packers can help with all of your packing, shipping and exporting needs but there is also a wide range of support services to help UK exporters to tackle most of the issues and challenges they are likely to face, helping them to become established in International markets. The following are […]

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Horse drawn carriage packed, shipped and exported to America.

One of our regular customers are based locally to us in Newark , Nottinghamshire here in the East Midlands. Bennington Carriages is Britain’s foremost horse drawn carriage manufacturer – designing, building and maintaining the very finest horse drawn carriages for pleasure and competitive carriage driving.  American carriage drivers love the ‘Made in England’ stature and two key members of staff traveled […]

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Newark hosts a big machinery auction.

Our sales team attended Hewdens Machine Auction at Newark’s versatile showground  today. The Hewden Auction is Europe’s largest direct auction event, selling all types of ex-rental machinery and cranes owned and operated from new by Hewden.

Ian took some fantastic photos demonstrating the sheer size of some of the machinery for sale at the auction. The team made some great connections with […]

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Transporting Formula 1 cars – The Icon F1

The Icon F1 is no stranger to us, International Export Packers regularly take this awesome race car to and from racetracks, festivals & meets across Europe. Transporting the Icon F1 car is a exclusive job for us as most of the staff here are keen F1 fans and appreciate just how awesome this car really is.

It’s the only fully operational, V12 […]

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Used Shipping Containers For Sale

Shipping containers are part of our every day life at International Export Packers; we now have a few surplus to requirements and are offering these for sale.
Shipping containers are stackable, tough, hard-wearing,  metal containers that are used to transport goods by land or by sea. Invented more than 50 years ago, the modern shipping container is the key element in our worldwide distribution […]

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Big Links! – Packing Shipping and exporting drag chains to China

As an Internationally renowned Logistics centre we love a challenge! International Export Packers, Newark, Nottinghamshire, UK  can find a solution for any size of package. Sometimes our clients items can be too hefty to move to our depot for packing and can end up costing the manufacturer a fortune, we are able to invite our clients to build their products in our yard […]

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Public art by Nottingham artist is shipped to Australia – Venus Rising

Although a couple of years ago now, International Export Packers are very proud to have packed  ‘Venus Rising’ and shipped to Australia.  ‘Venus Rising’ is a  23m tall stainless steel sculpture designed and created by a local artist from Nottingham.

‘Venus Rising’ was installed at Kangaroo Point Park, Queensland, Australia on 19 January 2012. The artist and engineers worked to create the best […]

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