Southampton Port remains open as normal

March 24, 2020 /

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…

Costs are rising at Port of Southampton

January 16, 2018 /

According to The Loadstar, Hauliers and logistics operators are warning UK shippers and consignees using the country’s second busiest container gateway, Southampton, of higher land side rates, as costs rise as a result of growing box congestion. The congestion has been a longer term effect of the  new alliance structure, which came into effect in April 2017. It was…