Freight Forwarding Services
TCB Group have over 30 years experience in international and domestic freight forwarding services, transporting goods of all kinds by road, sea and air.
Our priority is offering timely and cost effective freight forwarding services, which fit your business operations, regardless of your sector. We guarantee effective freight forwarding solutions with a strategically placed network of branch offices in Belfast, Liverpool and Singapore, serving all corners of the globe.
What is Freight Forwarding Services?
Our freight forwarding services bridge the gap between businesses, shipping companies and transport operators. From choosing the most efficient route and handling customs to managing storage of goods, freight forwarding is essential for reducing costs and delays from modern supply chains.
With an extensive network of warehouses and partners, TCB Group are experts at providing effective global freight movement, including to the UK, EU, Asia and the Americas.
Road Freight Forwarding
Road Freight & Distribution
We provide expert road freight forwarding services in the UK and Ireland, and internationally with our 3-hub network of Belfast, Dublin, Liverpool and Singapore and a North American freight network.
TCB Group offers highly effective and efficient road freight solutions, either as a standalone service or as part of a wider freight forwarding plan.
Road Freight Services
We provide freight forwarding services for clients in all sectors, including engineering, materials processing, stone producers and food processing companies.
TCB Group has an impeccable track record in all road freight and distribution, including managing the shipping of outsized and exceptional items, complex supply chains and fast-turnaround logistics.
We operate our own warehouse facilities in the UK, Ireland and Singapore, each one offering cargo handling and inventory management services across Europe, Australasia and the Americas.
From our Belfast, Liverpool and Dublin facilities, we offer customers:
- Daily groupage services between the UK and Ireland along with full load services
- Daily groupage departures to mainland Europe and CIS
- Inbound groupage services from Europe and CIS
- Full tracking facilities
Asian and Australasian distribution and consolidation is managed through our Singapore hub where other services include:
- Distribution throughout Singapore
- Daily groupage and full load road services to and from Malaysia
- Full truck load services to and from Thailand
TCB Group has established robust partnerships with freight and shipping companies in North America and now offer warehousing and distribution services throughout the United States and Canada. Our North American services include:
- Handling facilities in Chicago, New Jersey and Atlanta
- Daily Groupage departures to all US destinations
- Inventory management and cargo handling
For further information on our processes and how we can add value to your shipping requirements, please fill out the form below or contact us here.
Sea Freight Forwarding
Sea freight is the most cost effective way to transport goods across continents. With three hubs in Belfast, Liverpool and Singapore, TCB Group offer our customers the complete range of sea freight forwarding services.
We have created a range of sea freight services that offer innovative and competitively priced solutions that ensure delivery on time, every time, including port-to-port solutions, as well as onwards freight forwarding by road.
We combine global sea freight coverage with a single point of contact account management and advanced IT infrastructure. This ensures a stress free, reliable, efficient and on-time service to anywhere in the world.
In conjunction with our agency network we are able to provide cost competitive sea freight solutions globally. From LCL consignments through to large project shipments, regardless of size or shape, cargo restrictions, time or location.
Our sea services include:
- Asian groupage consolidation and distribution,
- Asia to Europe LCL services,
- Global LCL services ex Singapore, UK and Ireland,
- Global FCL services,
- Project and Out of Gauge (OOG) shipments including cargo handling and packing services,
- Dangerous goods packing and shipping,
- Full tracking facilities.
At TCB Group, we provide sea freight services which suit your bottom line. We consider our role in managing the delivery of your import and export consignments as an extension of your business operation.
Our experience means that we can create the optimum sea freight solution for your business needs. For further information on our processes and how we can add value to your shipping requirements, please fill out the form below or contact here.
Air Freight Forwarding
Our air freight forwarding services are designed for quick turnarounds and just-in-time supply chains. These are ideal for urgent shipments, perishable goods and valuable items.
From our hubs in Belfast, Liverpool and Singapore, we operate air freight forwarding services to over 700 international airports, using over 250 accredited airlines, as well as onward freight forwarding by road.
In conjunction with our agency network we are able to provide cost competitive air freight solutions globally. From consolidated freight to plane chartering, regardless of size or shape, cargo restrictions, time or location.
Our air freight services include:
- Full load Charter flights
- Next flight out (NFO)
- Temperature controlled consignments
- Hand Carry
- Door to Door
- Customs clearance
- Pharmaceutical and Perishable
At TCB Group, we understand the importance of timely and reliable air freight forwarding. We consider our role in managing the delivery of your import and export consignments as an extension of your business operation. Our experience means that we can create the optimum air freight solution for your business needs.
For further information on our processes and how we can add value to your shipping requirements, please fill out the form below or contact here.
Out of Gauge Freight Forwarding
At TCB Group, we have extensive experience of providing freight forwarding services for Out Of Gauge (OOG) cargo by road, sea and air. This service is perfect for any goods exceeding the dimensions of a standard shipping container (12.05m x 2.33m x 2.59m).
Each OOG freight forwarding solution is bespoke. We consider the technical specification of your cargo, your site of origin, your destination, and your time and cost requirements to design the perfect OOG freight forwarding methods for your business.
Contact TCB Group today to discuss your Out Of Gauge freight shipping needs.