London Thamesport Customs Clearance

London Thamesport, a member of the Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) Group, is a modern, automated container port located at the mouth of the River Medway in the Thames estuary. Situated only 35 miles from the City of London and 55 miles from the Channel Tunnel, the port is accessed via the excellent M2 motorway. London Thamesport is one of only three UK deep-water ports capable of handling super post-panamax container vessels.

London Thamesport has a depth of 15 metres of water alongside, and the 655 metres of quay provides 2 operational berths equipped with 8 ship-to-shore gantry cranes, allowing high intensity operations and excellent operational performance.

Extensive warehousing is available, and the port is also able to handle break-bulk, heavy-lift and project cargoes, as well as offering a range of port-centric logistics solutions.

London Thamesport is a customer focussed organisation, and the professionalism of the workforce is evident in the commitment to only the highest levels of service delivery.

Customs Clearance

Grange Shipping provides Customs clearance services at London Thamesport via our direct links with HMRC's CHIEF system and Destin8 (the local Port Community System).

Whether import, export or transhipment, our experienced team are on hand to help guide you through the myriad of Customs proceedures regulating cargo moving through the port.

We're registered to complete Port Health and HMI/FERA (DEFRA) declarations online and have extensive knowledge of import and export requirements for fresh produce and frozen foods, gained through years of experience working closely with companies in this sector.

We're also AEO (Authorised Economic Operator) approved at the highest level by HMRC and Home Office Section 5 licence holders.

We've moved a number of hazardous and explosive shipments through London Thamesport and can help guide customers through the extremely time sensitive process of clearing such cargoes through customs.

Image courtesy of London Thamesport.
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