Birmingham freight and logistics

As an established Birmingham freight forwarder we have been providing cost-efficient freight and logistics services to the Midlands economy for over 30 years.


Call us now on +44 (0)1675 434690. If we can’t answer you right away, we’ll respond within 30 mins during office hours.

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Birmingham logistics and Midlands pallet delivery

Since 1989, International Forwarding has built a strong and reliable reputation as a Birmingham freight forwarder serving local industries – from engineering to manufacturing, aerospace to automotive. We are based in the Midlands, at the heart of the UK transport network with fast onward connections to all parts of the UK and Europe’s main transport hubs. We serve both established and new businesses exporting to the UK, Europe, China, India and other international markets. And we’re reliable, friendly and don’t cost the earth.

Get in touch for competitive rates – call +44 (0)1675 434690 or email us at

IFL is also a platinum member of Palletways, which gives our customers access to more than 400 freight depots and 23 transport hubs in 24 countries. Palletways is Europe’s largest provider of express palletised distribution and this extensive network allows us to deliver goods fast and cost-effectively.

Midlands transport and warehouse hub

  • We’re located at the heart of the UK motorway network near the M1, M5, M6 & M42.
  • Our transport hub is just 10 minutes from Birmingham International Airport.
  • Air freight services are available through East Midlands Airport, 50 minutes away.
  • We have three large warehousing facilities with secure storage 24-7 and optional 3PL services.
  • Pallet storage in Birmingham – bulk storage available short or long-term.

Birmingham freight forwarding – key services

  • Reliable, cost-effective and fast response times to local markets.
  • Logistics and warehousing solutions on your doorstep.
  • Groupage services with highly attractive rates.
  • Friendly local expertise and outstanding customer service.

How pallet deliveries work

How does your UK palletised freight get from A to B? Watch this Palletways video to find out how pallet deliveries travel through our members network…

Birmingham freight forwarder for 30+ years

We are long-established UK and European freight forwarders operating out of our Birmingham HQ and with additional services in London and through our Dover agent.

If you’re a West Midlands company looking for transport or supply chain solutions, please do get in touch to find out more about our range of cost-effective services and solutions.

For fast spot quotes, there are no automated phone queues, just one call and you’re through. We aim to get back to you within 30 minutes in office hours.

If you need a more detailed quotation or just have a question to ask, give us a call on +44 (0)1675 434690 or email

Our information guides

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Request a quote

To allow us to provide a more accurate quotation, please fill in the form detailing your requirements.

Upon receipt of your enquiry one of our logistics managers will send over your tailored quotation within 1 hour.

Please note: we do not ship personal effects.