Southampton port has been classified as a vital site for the country in terms of supply chain, and there are no plans to cease operations, despite the crippling effects of the Covid-19 virus taking hold of the country.
We’re working hard as ever from their homes to ensure critical medical supplies and other essentials can get into the UK. Essential frontline staff at the port being thoroughly supported and operational teams are being segregated to ensure plenty of cover, as well as several other measure to ensure they stay safe, and the port stays open at all costs.
See below the official statement from DP World…
We’re also in the fortunate position to be able to help the country in the fight against the Coronavirus, by offering net cost from the airlines and shipping lines and free customs clearance on the import of ALL MEDICAL SUPPLIES.
Whatever is going on in the world, you’re still at the centre of ours.
Please get in touch if you have any queries about your shipments, and above all, stay safe.