Freight News, Logistics, Sea

Tyne for tea

[ May 11, 2021   //   ]

Tea maker Tetley has outsourced all its inbound tea production and finished goods export logistics to Port of Tyne. It covers the movement of thousands of tonnes of raw tea and finished products each year. Tyne began working with Tetley in 2003 and shipping now accounts for 90% of its inbound and outbound transportation The port has made it possible to move larger, heavier container loads closer to the point of consumption and increase the amount of tea shipped per container by 10% through using slip sheets.