Freight Forwarding


Cosco Shipping Logistics UK Freight Forwarding

We offer a wide range of quality freight forwarding and shipping solutions. Our experienced freight forwarding team can deliver time-critical consignments across the UK and have access to all transportation methods. Cosco Shipping Logistics will provide bespoke freight forwarding solutions tailored to client requirements and ensure the safe and secure delivery of your shipment.

Freight Forwarding Services we can offer :

  • International air and sea transportation services
  • Import and Export Sea freight services
  • Project management of oversized Cargo
  • Container transport

Customs Clearance Procedures and Documentation

Cosco Shipping Logistics can offer customs clearance services for inport arrivals into all UK main ports both FCL and LCL. Handling all cargo from all Shipping lines. Own deferment account to secure HMRC payments. We will track and monitor your shipment from origin to final destination.

To proceed with your customs clearance formalities we will require the following information :

  • Suppliers Commercial Invoice/Packing List
  • Original Bill of Lading (endorsed)
  • Any preferential certificates for reduced duty rates
  • Certificate of Origin if applicable
  • Import License if required
  • Health certificate if required
  • Completed Direct Representative Form

Commercial Importations – VAT & EORI Registration Requirements

If you are importing commerical goods into the UK you are required by HMRC to hold a valid EORI (Economic Operator Registration and Identification) number.

If you are already VAT registered in the UK, but not EORI registered then you need to apply to customs on form C220

If you are not VAT registered in the UK, you can apply for an EORI number on form C220A directly with HMRC

Contact Our Freight Forwarding Or Customs Clearance Team

If you would like a fast freight forwarding quote, then call our team today and let Cosco Shipping Logistics deliver you the right solution for your shipment. Call now on +44(0) 1268 643000 to speak to our freight forwarding team or +44(0) 1394 601580 to speak to our Customs Clearance Team.