Future Forwarding knows the importance of imports and exports to the UK market and reaches to Asia, North America and the rest of the world with our air freight services.

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Future Forwarding delivers global sea freight services for our customers through a variety of carriers. We focus on meeting your needs for price, service and schedule.

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Customs Clearance

Arrival of the goods is important, but without our experienced staff of Customs brokers who work with HM Revenue & Customs and other agencies to release the goods, supply chain delays ensue.

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Road Transport

Whether using our own trucks or that of a selected, qualified carrier, we can move your goods throughout the continent and EU countries on a dedicated or consolidated basis.

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Future Forwarding was formed in 1977 and we are proud to remain a privately owned company.

We believe since all freight forwarders and Customs brokers must use the same transport providers, what separates us from the crowd are our intensely personal service and our people. Our people are our greatest asset and we are grateful for the way they work tirelessly for our customers every day.

With a remarkable tenure and retention rate, Future Forwarding defies the industry trend and keeps our people, which gives our customers the best possible service.

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Latest News
Industry news aggregated by Future Forwarding
  • MW: Iran seizes British-flagged oil tanker — here’s what you need to know about the Strait of Hormuz July 19, 2019
    MARKETWATCH reports: “A narrow waterway in the Middle East that marks the most sensitive transportation choke point for global oil supplies remained in focus Friday after Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard said it seized a British-flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, and another vessel lost contact with its owners and was reported to have abruptly […]
  • Still no sign of a peak season, and volatile fuel prices add to the pressure on carriers July 19, 2019
    Deepsea container shipping freight rates on the Asia-Europe trades this week again showed that the peak season has yet to materialise, with price quotes for next week showing more marginal declines. According to today’s Shanghai Containerised Freight Index (SCFI), which records a sample of freight rate quotes for the following week, the all-in spot rate […]
    Gavin van Marle
  • Mexico trucking benchmarks to launch in August July 19, 2019
    [caption caption="Trucking rate information from nine shippers underpins the launch of a benchmarking system that will enable shippers to compare the rates truckers are offering with a market average. Photo credit: Shutterstock"][/caption]Mexican shippers trying to cut trucking costs amid the country’s tight capacity and elevated rates will soon be able...
    Jul 19, 2019 5:21PM EDT
  • Amid sagging trans-Pacific spot rates, analysts forecast mild peak July 19, 2019
    [caption caption="Friday’s spot rates on the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index show that rates in the US import trade from Asia are roughly where they were in mid-July 2018. Photo credit:"][/caption]With two analysts expecting less than 3 percent growth this peak season, carriers’ only hope to enjoy an upswing in...
    Jul 19, 2019 4:43PM EDT
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