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15 Offices Across the UK & Europe

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200 Team Members

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250 Network Locations Worldwide

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+95,000 Shipments Per Year

Freight & Logistics Solutions Across 6 Continents

At AGI, we’re proud to say we’re global players in the freight and logistics world. With an extensive network of partners internationally, we play an integral role in keeping supply chains moving, working closely with procurement and logistics teams across a wide range of sectors to provide a customised service which is tailored to meet your unique transportation requirements.

With locations perfectly placed across Europe, and strong relationships with shipping liner and airlines, we can get your cargo where it needs to be, when it needs to be there. Whether you’re looking at air freight, sea freight or road freight solutions, contact our team of logistics experts to get your goods from A to B, on time, every time.

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Our Services - Road Freight

Road Freight

Whether you’re looking for domestic delivery based in the UK, or international shipments around the globe, our fleet spanning small vans to HGVs can get your cargo from A to B.

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Our Services - Refrigerated Transport

Refrigerated Transport

Our refrigerated containers are specifically constructed to ensure the safety of your goods during transit. They use the most reliable thermostats in the market, along with the very best temperature-control technology.

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Our Services - Sea Freight

Sea Freight

If you are looking to send shipments whilst keeping costs low, our sea freight services are suitable for all goods, from single pallets, to full container loads (FCL).

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Our Services - Air Freight

Air Freight

As well as getting your goods where they need to be, on time, we also offer a full air freight accreditation service, including pre-shipment x-ray examinations to reduce delays during customs inspections.

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Our Services - Express Courier Service

Express Courier Service

Our Express Courier Service is available where same day delivery, or next day delivery, is required. We work with all major carriers and offer a comprehensive tracking service.

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Our Services - Distribution

UK Distribution

From Penzance to Inverness, our UK Delivery services goes the length and breadth of the UK, offering a door to door service.

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Freight Shipping for every need and requirement

Whether you require a local, national, European, or international logistics solution, our logistics experts have the industry knowledge and experience to provide the best possible service. We offer fully-managed, international freight forwarding services for all types of cargo, no matter the end destination.

Here at AGI we work with a reliable and established international network in the road, air and sea industries, allowing us to provide a streamlined delivery process, and smooth passage of your cargo. Find out more about our road freight, European road freight, sea freight, air freight, express courier and UK distribution services.

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Road Freight that delivers

Our strategic regional hubs mean that our road freight forwarding services deliver throughout the UK and Europe. Our delivery network is one of the quickest and most efficient available in the road freight market, and we also offer express freight solutions.

We can deliver any size of cargo from letters and small packages to much larger goods, and out of gauge (OOG) cargo, and with a fleet of our own vehicles, the service we offer is second to none.

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Make waves with our Sea Freight services

When you choose to transport your cargo via sea freight, we can provide a cost-effective solution to get your delivery where it needs to go. And if you’re working to tight deadlines, our experts understand the complexities of customs clearance, and can quickly and efficiently transport your cargo across borders.

Due to the volume of containers we ship, we are able to offer the very best container shipping rates on all Full Container Loads (FCL) or a Part Loads (LCL) that are placed with us.

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Reach new heights with Air Freight from AGI

When faced with a short deadline, air freight stands as the best choice to get your cargo where it needs to be, quickly. Our services include thorough pre-shipment x-ray screenings for your cargo, ensuring the prevention of delays during customs inspections.

Plus, our expert, in-house customs clearance team diligently manages all vital documentation, streamlining the process for the seamless transportation of your goods within the expansive global air delivery network.

And if you require larger shipments to be delivered, or you are shipping specialist cargo, we can offer a charter flight service. This service is subject to no size or weight restrictions, and comes with full aviation security accreditation.

 

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Additional Freight Services

The transportation of goods is often subject to a range of complex legislation. To ensure that you meet tight delivery deadlines, we can provide you with all the necessary documentation to make each delivery run as smoothly as possible. Whether you require tracked consignments with proof of delivery, or documents for international clearance, our team have decades of experience in the logistics sector.

We can even provide you with solutions for goods being transported by rail, or in a temperature controlled environment, by using our fleet of refrigerated transport.

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Our Happy Customers

The AGI team are both incredibly helpful and knowledgeable. Through our dedicated contact at AGI we are able to get the service and quality we require to continue our core value of having efficient business processes.

AGI have assisted our business by putting service first at all times, and the biggest strength of AGI is their communication and flexibility. They have forged strong working relationships not only with ourselves but with our 3PL partner – AGI are our preferred partner in the UK, and I would have no hesitation in recommending AGI.

Quick responses, helpful and friendly. I would recommend AGI.

For over 3 years now AGI have been our go-to company for logistics. We cannot speak highly enough of their can do attitude, great prices and top notch service levels. A truly A1 company!

The AGI team have been outstanding in supporting our requirements. They go above and beyond…..Look no further.

The AGI team are always willing to go the extra mile to help us with all our Road freight or Courier needs. They will always try to find the best price and service for you. I would recommend.

AGI Global Logistics: Your logistics partner

In the fast-paced world of commerce, efficient logistics management is paramount. At AGI, we specialise in delivering exceptional logistics services that redefine how you handle your supply chain. Count on us for punctuality and reliability, minimising costly delays or disruptions.

Freight Forwarding FAQs

What is freight forwarding?

Freight forwarding is a comprehensive service that facilitates the smooth movement of goods and cargo from one location to another. It involves coordinating various aspects of shipping, such as transportation, documentation, customs clearance, and more, to ensure efficient and timely delivery of cargo.

What is the difference between freight forwarding and logistics?

While both terms are closely related, freight forwarding focuses specifically on the physical movement of goods from origin to destination. Logistics, on the other hand, encompasses a broader range of activities, including supply chain management, inventory control, transportation, warehousing, and distribution.

What Is the difference between logistics and transportation?

Transportation is a component of logistics. Logistics covers the entire process of planning, implementing, and managing the movement and storage of goods, including transportation. Transportation refers to the physical movement of goods from one place to another using various modes like air, sea, road, or rail.

What are the most important types of freight documentation?

Important freight documentation includes bills of lading, commercial invoices, packing lists, certificates of origin, and insurance certificates. These documents provide vital information about the cargo, its origin, destination, and compliance with regulations.

What are examples of shipping documents?

Examples of shipping documents include bills of lading (B/L), which serve as contracts between carriers and shippers; packing lists detailing the contents of the shipment; and certificates of origin, proving the goods’ source country.

What does a customs broker do?

A customs broker is a professional who assists importers and exporters in navigating the complex customs clearance process. They help with documentation, ensure compliance with regulations, calculate duties and taxes, and facilitate communication between customs authorities and clients.

What is a customs broker in the UK?

A customs broker in the UK is a specialised intermediary who helps businesses with customs procedures when importing or exporting goods. They ensure compliance with UK customs regulations, manage documentation, and expedite the customs clearance process.

Do I really need a customs broker?

While it’s not mandatory, having a customs broker can greatly simplify the customs clearance process. Customs rules and regulations can be intricate, and a customs broker’s expertise ensures accurate paperwork, compliance, and a smoother flow of goods across borders.

What customs clearance services are important for freight forwarding?

Essential customs clearance services for freight forwarding include accurate documentation preparation, tariff classification, valuation of goods, payment of duties and taxes, communication with customs authorities, and resolving any customs-related issues.

What is a commercial invoice for customs?

A commercial invoice for customs is a document provided by the seller to the buyer, detailing the goods sold, their value, and other relevant information. This document is crucial for customs officials to assess duties and taxes and ensure the accuracy of the shipment’s declared value.