The History of Schallenberg

Although Schallenberg originated from a European background, we provide worldwide coverage, including India, The Far East, US and Europe. We are continually working to expand our horizons.

Our true expertise and strength is in our service and pricing capabilities on a global platform. We have an excellent dedicated, responsive and reliable partnership network throughout the globe. This gives us the ability to offer our customers first class Air and Ocean services at very competitive pricing levels.

Our goal is to provide the highest quality of service in clearly defined areas of freight forwarding and logistics management, with the result that we will satisfy our customers and be proud of our work.

Our foremost responsibility is to ensure that freight movements which our customers have entrusted to us arrive in the right place, at the right time, in the right condition and at an acceptable cost. To achieve this we have implemented a quality system throughout the company which will control and measure every single aspect of our work. We will always judge ourselves on the excellence of our performance in everything we do. We will strive to provide a stimulating and regarding environment for all our employees in recognition of their key contribution to the success of the business.


External temporary storage facility (ETSF)

An appointed area at The Port of Felixstowe where chargeable goods imported into the UK are held in temporary storage until they are released to free circulation, placed under a customs procedure or re-exported.

Fully Bonded Facilities

A Customs bonded warehouse at The Port of Felixstowe, a secured area in which imported dutiable merchandise may be stored, processed, or undergo manufacturing operations without payment of duty for up to 5 years from the date of importation.

Specialised Automotive Logistics

Our meticulous planning and execution gives us an unrivalled reputation at The Port of Felixstowe for all vehicle DOOR/DOOR handling, offering the full car transportation process via all modes of transportation, marine, air, truck and rail.

Global Freight Coverage

Our Global network, with over 10,000 member offices worldwide across 195 countries gives us the most powerful network and global reach that exceeds that of even the worlds largest multinational NVOCC & freight forwarders, offering via sea, air, road and rail.

Located within the district of Freeport East Felixstowe

Freeport East Felixstowe will provide 1.45 million sq. ft. of industrial buildings on a 68-acre site, tailored to the needs of its customers. The site has the key advantage of being located within the port’s perimeter. It is less than 100 metres from Berths 8&9 where some of the world’s largest container ships dock, only 500 metres from Trinity Terminal and immediately adjacent to Dooley terminal from which ferries to Europe depart three times per day.

Its location provides unique benefits to businesses importing from around the world and re-exporting into the EU

When a company select Schallenberg as their global Partner, either in primary product movement, hi-tech logistical or distribution support, they can expect a rewarding return on their investment. One that has been forged from years of experience in the business.