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New China rail road options for UK regions

[ August 5, 2020   //   ]

Davies Turner has added Birmingham, Bristol and Manchester to destinations directly served by its weekly fixed-day rail-road consolidation service from China to the UK, in addition to its Dartford. The forwarder and its Chinese partners to ensure that shipments destined for the same hub are loaded into the same container, allowing a reduction in transit time. The train runs from Hefei in China to Neuss in Germany, from where containers are then trucked under bond via Rotterdam and by ferry to Purfleet for on-carriage direct to one of Davies Turner’s distribution centres for customs clearance and delivery.