Cross Trade Shipping

Plexus Freight can help you complete any cross border trade shipping you require with our 24/7 cross trade services.

24/7 Cross Trade Services

At Plexus Freight our cross trade shipping services are perfect for any cargo or pallet delivery that does not need or require entry to the UK. If you need reliable transport from one country to another that does not enter the UK then look no further. We have partnered ourselves with the worlds largest and most trusted freight and shipping suppliers to provide an unrivaled delivery solution for all your cross border shipments. Third country or cross trade shipments is our specialty. We can often get your goods collected with the hour and on their way to the destination point. We provide both economy and express cross trade shipping services and have over 20 years of experience to cover all your logistical requirements.

Cross trade shipping is defined as any freight movements that do not have Great Britain as either the origin or destination point. Due to our activity with the European freight industry we can help you transport cargo between any European countries easily and at the great prices. From a single box to multiple pallets and more, we have access to a European transport network which enables us to save your business time and money. Our cross trade logistics service will not be beaten. We can transport pallets, crates, bundles, loose cargo, machinery and over-sized cargo from one country to another without it entering the UK. Many of our current clients save money by transporting cargo straight from their supplier using our cross border shipping service, delivering straight to its destination point, thus bypassing their UK base. Our cross trade  shipping service will not only save you money but also time, as the transit times are often reduced.

As our name suggests, at Plexus Freight we are heavily involved in the transportation of ceramics and porcelain. Over the years we have expanded our business to cover transporting other types of cargo and shipments. It is our high level of activity in the European haulage industry that allow us to provide a wide range of EU freight solutions at affordable prices. We can provide you with great freight rates on any general or over stow cargo, making our European freight, logistical and border trade shipping services one of the best in the industry. We have access to thousands of haulage vehicles throughout Europe, from express freight vans to standard curtain sided trailers.

Unlike many other European suppliers our cross trades shipping service makes daily collections that get your cargo moving fast, thus avoiding delays. Even if you don’t have a forklift at the collection or delivery points we can offer you a tail lift solution to help load your goods. A tail lift vehicle will allow us to raise your cargo from the floor onto the vehicle and lower the cargo down from the vehicle upon delivery. Our freight logistics services are industry leading, we have a reputation for doing jobs well whilst providing 24/7 freight support. From the moment we collect your cargo to the point of sending you the freight documents you can trust us to be on hand to support your business. Trust Plexus Freight to take care of your cross trade shipping at great prices.

What We Transport



Oversized Cargo

Loose Goods

Express Cross Trades

At Plexus Freight we provide Express Cross Trade Shipments from one country to another covering multiple borders when goods do not enter the UK. Using a network of road and air carriers we can save you up to 70% on standard rates. We make daily collections meaning we can get your goods moving quickly and with GPS tracking as standard you will always be kept up to date as to the positioning of your delivery. We even offer next day cross trade shipment solutions when you need something moving really quickly.

Economy Cross Trades

Our Economy Cross Trade Shipment service allows us to transport cargo from one country to another when goods do not enter the UK. By bypassing the UK we find that we can save our customers up to 70% of standard rates. We consolidate your goods with other compatible cargo and ship it using the most economical methods available. We can handle the following; documents, packages, boxes, pallets, over-sized cargo and machinery. Our economical cross trade shipment service is one of the best in the industry.

Our cross trades shipment services span all corners of Europe. If you are not working with tight lead times and need a more economical freight solution then our economic (groupage) freight service would suit you perfectly. Our express freight solution is focused on speed and reliability with transit times of approximately 1-3 days, using the worlds largest and most trusted carriers. Whatever your requirements we will work closely with you to make sure you achieve your transport goals. We know it is vital for our customers to be fully informed of all elements of the cross trade freight shipments. We work hard to provide you with regular updates on your shipments from collection to delivery. Trust Plexus Freight for all your cross trade shipments.

We have daily access to thousands of vehicles some of these include; sprinter vans, 4 metre curtain sided vans, 12 and 18 tonne rigid trucks and the more standard 13.6 metre vehicles. We can often load cross trade shipments within a few hours to get it on the way to its destination point. For example, we often transport cargo from Spain to France or Italy to Belgium and can offer great freight rates. Over the last 40+ years we have developed partnerships with some of Europe’s best and most reliable road freight operators. Utilising a network of transport hubs and partner agents we are able to move almost any type of freight. Our bilingual team of shipping professionals are on hand to deal with any European transport challenges you may have.

We ensure that your freight is handled safely and with the utmost care. We have an excellent reputation for transporting goods throughout Europe without breakages or damaged cargo and we intend on keeping it that way. European logistics is our specialty. Our founder Paul Freeth-Selway started as a truck driver back in the 1960’s so has first-hand experience on the road networks that we use today.