Our main hub is based in the Midlands, with 24/7 customs clearance support through our Dover agent, helping serve our customers more effectively.

Birmingham – transport and warehouse hub

Our head office is in Birmingham, West Midlands. We offer a local transport and warehousing hub for Midlands-based businesses and have successfully served the Birmingham economy for many years. Local businesses benefit from fast response times and our daily transportation services across Europe. We specialise in serving traditional West Midlands engineering, fabrication, manufacturing and technology companies, many of which require high-quality logistics services and scalable 3PL solutions.

Read more on our Birmingham & West Midlands page or contact our Birmingham office.

Dover – customs clearance agent

As an experienced international forwarder and clearance agent we offer 24/7 UK customs clearance service for imports and exports by road freight to/from Europe and for worldwide consignments sent by sea and air.

Our Birmingham office customs team and experienced Dover agent offers a complete range of inbound UK clearance services with links to all main UK ports and airports.

IFL is also a Customs-accredited Authorised Economic Operator (AEO). Our direct Customs Declaration Service (CDS) link to HMRC ensures speedy clearance while customs VAT/duty can be advanced on your behalf via our deferment account.

Read more on our Customs clearance page

UK freight forwarders

International Forwarding (IFL) is one of the leading independent international freight forwarders in the UK. We are a UK and pan-European road freight operation based at the heart of the UK motorway network. IFL also ships palletised freight worldwide using road, sea and air cargo transportation. In addition, we offer a range of storage and 3PL solutions through three large warehouse spaces in the West Midlands.

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.