If you want to ship your goods within the UK or abroad, you'll need all
the essential shipping information.
From the basics like preparing a pallet to more complicated information about regulations and dangerous shipments, this page has all the shipping information you need.
Of course, if we've missed anything or you have a different enquiry, please let us know. Besides offering our shipping help, we also welcome your feedback on our website.
You'll need these codes to import and export within the EU. Look up VAT rates, duty and commodity codes from HMRC here:
GET AN EORI NUMBER
If you need to apply for an Economic Operator Registration & Identification (EORI) number, choose your option below:
GET AN XI EORI NUMBER
When you are shipping goods between GB and NI you will need to apply for an XI EORI number. Please follow the link below in order to apply:
Incoterms define the terms of international trade and are essential shipping information for commercial traders. Click below to see the Incoterms you're trading under.
OBTAIN A TSS REFERENCE
If you are shipping goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland, you will need to sign up for the Trade Support Service reference (TSS). Please apply for your TSS reference below.
IMPORT DUTY CALCULATOR
Calculate Duty & VAT for imports.
PROHIBITED & RESTRICTED ITEMS
Are you delivering potentially prohibited goods? Click below to view the list of items that are prohibited or restricted from shipping.
Learn about the safe handling of items classed as "hazardous" or "dangerous". From packaging to documentation, we've got it covered.
FREIGHT FORWARDING SERVICES
Understand the relationship between freight forwarding services and freight forwards.
SEA FREIGHT VS AIR FREIGHT
There is much to consider when it comes to shipping via sea freight or air freight.
PALLET2SHIP PARTNERS WITH PALLETWAYS
Pallet2ship has partnered with Palletways, one of the most successful carriers.
GROW YOUR BUSINESS WITH UNPARALLELED SHIPPING
Find out how pallet delivery can help your business grow.
STANDARD PALLET VS EURO PALLET
What is the difference between a Standard Pallet and a Euro Pallet?
WOOD PALLETS VS PLASTIC PALLETS
The advantages, disadvantages and environmental impact.
FCL VS LCL
What is the difference between a Full Container Load and Less than Container Load?
FTL VS LTL
What is the difference between a Full Truck Load and Less than Truck Load?
PALLET VS PARCELS
Which shipping method is best for you?
ADVANTAGES OF A FREIGHT FORWARDER
The advantages of working with a freight forwarder
BENEFITS OF FREIGHT DELIVERY
How freight delivery can work for your Business.
SUSTAINABLE PALLET SHIPPING
How we can all make sustainable choices when shipping pallets.
EUROPEAN ROAD FREIGHT
Everything you need to know about European Road freight.
EUROPEAN PALLET DELIVERY
Guide to European Pallet Delivery.
GROW YOUR BUSINESS THROUGH IMPORTING AND EXPORTING
Why Importing and Exporting is a crucial consideration for your business.
HOW PALLET DELIVERY WORKS
The Ultimate Guide to the Pallet Delivery Process.
BEST WAYS TO SHIP WITHIN THE UK
Efficient UK Shipping: Parcel and Pallet Delivery Options
SPEED AND FLEXIBILITY
Why Road Freight Is the Preferred Choice for Local Deliveries
The Role of Sea Freight in Global Trade
DEMYSTIFYING AIR FREIGHT PAPERWORK
Essential Documents for Successful Shipments
HOW SEA FREIGHT BENEFITS YOUR BUSINESS
Expanding Your Market Across Continents
Tips for Optimising Pallet Loads
HOW TO PREPARE A PALLET
If you haven't sent a pallet before, here is everything you need to know about preparing your consignment.
SHIPPING PERSONAL EFFECTS
Find out what you need to consider for stress-free shipping
SHIPPING LARGE & HEAVY ITEMS
A guide to shipping large and heavy items.
Things you need to know about international shipping.
SEA FREIGHT INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING GUIDE
The 7 key steps.
PALLET DELIVERY REQUIREMENTS
Find out what is required when shipping a pallet.
Pallet2Ship's instructional videos on a range of topics.
Calculate insurance cost for your consignment.
INTERNATIONAL PALLET DELIVERY CUSTOMS AND DUTY
Everything you need to know about customs clearance.
GUIDE TO OVERSEAS FREIGHT SHIPPING
The Ultimate Guide to Shipping Freight Overseas
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