John Pipe International est 1961

Sea Freight Services

Mastering Sea Freight: From Local Ports to Global Destinations

Are the complexities of sea freight causing you stress and uncertainty? With John Pipe International, you can cast those worries aside. Our six-decade-long voyage in providing expert sea freight services from the UK has given us unparalleled insights and capabilities in ensuring your cargo’s secure and timely delivery across the global seas. Because when it comes to transporting your goods, precision, reliability, and your peace of mind are our priorities.

Fully-Equipped and
Ready to Help

25,000sq ft

Premises in Poole

12,000sq ft

Premises in Southampton

60+ years

Experience

Decoding the World of Sea Freight: Expertise Meets Innovation

Sea freight is the backbone of global trade, crucial for businesses seeking cost-effective and reliable transportation of goods across continents. At John Pipe International, we’re not just a service provider; we are your partner in transforming sea freight complexities into streamlined, efficient solutions, connecting local ports to the world and ensuring your cargo reaches even the remotest corners of the globe, safely and efficiently.

Customised Container Loading

From ports in Poole or Southampton, we assure meticulous care in packing and loading your goods. Every case, every box is tailor-made, ensuring a perfect fit for your items. Our dedication to quality means you receive the highest standard of packing services, be it case-making or foil packing.

Discuss Your Container Loading Needs with Us

Mastering Diverse Sea Freighting Services

John Pipe International offers an array of tailored solutions to meet your unique export needs. Whether your requirement is door-to-door deliveries, Less than Container Load (LCL), or hazardous, we are fully equipped to handle it with utmost precision and care.

Our Sea Freight Services Include:

  • Full Container Load (FCL)
  • Less than Container Load (LCL)
  • Out of Gauge (OOG)
  • Hazardous & Break-Bulk
  • Conventional & Roll on – Roll off
  • And many more…
Contact Us for Expert Advice

Real-Time Land Cargo Tracking

Never lose sight of your cargo with our real-time tracking services. Gain peace of mind and stay informed with our door-to-door reporting, ensuring that your goods are on the right path.

Why Choose John Pipe International?

Choosing us means more than just hiring a freight forwarder; it’s about experiencing a stress-free and efficient sea freight process and leveraging our deep industry relationships and insights developed over 60 years. It’s about ensuring your cargo, irrespective of its size or nature, reaches its destination in the safest, most reliable manner.

At John Pipe International, we believe in delivering more than just cargo. We deliver reliability, peace of mind, and exceptional services. From customised container loading to diverse sea freighting services and real-time cargo tracking, we ensure your cargo’s journey is smooth and efficient from start to finish.

Experience Stress-Free Sea Freight with Us

Decoding the World of Sea Freight: Expertise Meets Innovation

Sea freight is the backbone of global trade, crucial for businesses seeking cost-effective and reliable transportation of goods across continents. At John Pipe International, we’re not just a service provider; we are your partner in transforming sea freight complexities into streamlined, efficient solutions, connecting local ports to the world and ensuring your cargo reaches even the remotest corners of the globe, safely and efficiently.

Customised Container Loading

From ports in Poole or Southampton, we assure meticulous care in packing and loading your goods. Every case, every box is tailor-made, ensuring a perfect fit for your items. Our dedication to quality means you receive the highest standard of packing services, be it case-making or foil packing.

Discuss Your Container Loading Needs with Us

Mastering Diverse Sea Freighting Services

John Pipe International offers an array of tailored solutions to meet your unique export needs. Whether your requirement is door-to-door deliveries, less than container load (LCL), or hazardous, we are fully equipped to handle it with utmost precision and care.

Our Sea Freight Services Include:

  • Full Container Load (FCL)
  • Less than Container Load (LCL)
  • Out of Gauge (OOG)
  • Hazardous & Break-Bulk
  • Conventional & Roll on – Roll off
  • And many more…
Contact Us for Expert Advice

Real-Time Land Cargo Tracking

Never lose sight of your cargo with our real-time tracking services. Gain peace of mind and stay informed with our door-to-door reporting, ensuring that your goods are on the right path.

Why Choose John Pipe International?

Choosing us means more than just hiring a freight forwarder; it’s about experiencing a stress-free and efficient sea freight process and leveraging our deep industry relationships and insights developed over 60 years. It’s about ensuring your cargo, irrespective of its size or nature, reaches its destination in the safest, most reliable manner.

At John Pipe International, we believe in delivering more than just cargo. We deliver reliability, peace of mind, and exceptional services. From customised container loading to diverse sea freighting services and real-time cargo tracking, we ensure your cargo’s journey is smooth and efficient from start to finish.

Experience Stress-Free Sea Freight with Us

FAQs

Q: What is Sea Freight?

A: Sea freight is a method of transporting goods globally by sea, utilising shipping containers. It’s a preferred method for transporting large volumes of goods due to its cost-effectiveness and capability to handle bulk and oversized cargo.

Q: How can I track my cargo?

A: At John Pipe International, we offer meticulous cargo tracking services, ensuring you are well-informed about your shipment’s location and status from departure to arrival. Simply get in touch with your dedicated account manager for real-time updates on your cargo.

Q: Can I send any type of goods through Sea Freight with John Pipe International?

A: We accommodate a diverse range of goods, including Less than Container Load (LCL), Full Container Load (FCL), out of gauge, hazardous, and more, ensuring a tailored approach to meet your specific shipping needs.

Q: What are the benefits of using Sea Freight Services with John Pipe International?

A: Leveraging our extensive experience and expertise, we offer reliable and efficient sea freight services, ensuring your goods are securely packed, transported, and delivered, maintaining high standards of service and offering tailored solutions to meet your unique requirements.

Q: Is Sea Freight a reliable method of transportation?

A: Absolutely. While sea freight might take longer compared to air freight, it is a highly reliable and effective means of transporting goods, especially for bulk shipments, offering extensive coverage to reach global destinations.

Q: How do I get a quote for Sea Freight Services with John Pipe International?

A: It’s straightforward. Just reach out to us with your shipping details, and our team will promptly assist you with a no-obligation quote, helping you understand the best solutions for your shipping needs.

Q: How does John Pipe International ensure the security of my goods during transit?

A: We prioritise the security of your goods by offering robust packaging solutions, including bespoke case-making and foil packing services, and by meticulously monitoring your cargo throughout its journey, ensuring it reaches its destination in impeccable condition.

Q: Can John Pipe International handle the documentation needed for Sea Freight?

A: Certainly! We are well-versed in the necessary documentation and regulations, enabling us to provide comprehensive assistance and advice on all documentation requirements to ensure a smooth and compliant shipping process.

Our services: How we can help...

For sixty years, John Pipe International have been a diligent provider of export services. Based in the South of England, we are fully equipped to handle your export packing and freight needs. Whether you’re shipping overseas or packing dangerous items, our team are on hand to assist with the logistics of your project. With our MPAS certification, we are happy to assist with military and defence exports.

Management team

It takes a dedicated team to manage global logistics. The John Pipe International management team have years of experience and background knowledge. Find out more about the people who will manage your export project..

Jon Bradley

Jon Bradley

Director

Jon joined us more than 25 years ago from a strong engineering and manufacturing background. His appreciation of machinery and processes can provide assurance to our customers from packaging design to delivery, linking all the different logistical elements to ensure goods are packed, handled and exported in the safest and most efficient way.

Nathan Kennedy

Nathan Kennedy

Managing Director

Nathan was approved by the MoD as a Military packaging designer in 2012, after qualifying as a Military packaging professional. Coupled with his Dangerous Goods in Transit qualification, Nathan can apply this knowledge and experience to ensure any goods are packed in tried and tested containers.

Sea Freight

Jon Felton

Director

Jon is the Works Director for John Pipe International, based at the Hampshire branch. He has been a logistics professional for over 25 years and has held management positions in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry. This has allowed him to build strong customer relationships and offer a comprehensive service package for packing and shipping to our clients.