Shipping from Singapore to the UK can be a complex task. Our team of logistics experts makes the process straightforward and stress-free. From meticulous documentation to efficient customs clearance, we ensure your goods arrive in the UK safely and on time.
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Our shipping calculator provides the estimated shipping costs for items weighing 30 kg and below:
*Chargeable weight is based on volumetric weight or actual weight (whichever is greater)
Duration of Shipping from Singapore to the UK
Factors like the mode of transportation and the specific locations of pickup and delivery all contribute to the overall shipping time. Whether you are considering air freight or sea freight, our team will guide you through the process.
Air freight is often the preferred method of shipping goods when speed is a priority. It typically takes about 3 to 5 days for your goods to arrive in the UK.
Sea freight is usually much more economical than air freight, especially for larger and heavier shipments. Shipping from Singapore to the UK via sea freight ranges from 21 to 53 days, depending on factors such as the specific route, weather conditions and customs processes.
We offer full container load (FCL) and Less than Container Load (LCL) options. For large shipments which requires urgent shipping, FCL may be the best choice. If you have a smaller shipment and you are looking to save costs, LCL could be the better option.
Why Choose M&P International Freights?
Our global network enables us to offer reliable and efficient shipping services from Singapore to the UK, and many other routes worldwide.
M&P International Freights has a team of skilled professionals with extensive experience in the shipping industry. Our experts are equipped to handle a wide range of shipping requirements with efficiency and care.
FAQs About Shipping from Singapore to the UK
How much does it cost to ship from Singapore to the UK?
The cost of shipping from Singapore to the UK can vary widely depending on a number of factors, such as weight and volume of your shipment, mode of transportation and the nature of your goods.
You can contact us with your shipping requirements to get an accurate quotation on your shipping costs.
What are some commonly shipped items to the UK?
The following are some items which you can ship to the UK:
- Electronic equipment
- Precious metals and gems
What taxes and duties are there for export from Singapore?
Goods that are exported from Singapore are not subjected to Goods and Services Tax (GST) and duty.
What taxes and duties are there for import into the UK?
The standard VAT rate of 20% applies to most goods and services delivered from outside the European Union to the UK. However, some goods and services qualify for a reduced VAT rate of 5% or may be exempted. Your shipping company will be able to provide you more information on the latest VAT rates in the UK.
What are some prohibited and restricted items for export from Singapore?
Singapore regulates the export of certain items such as military goods and rhinoceros horns. You can always check with your shipping company on information about any restrictions or requirements related to the items you are exporting.
What are some prohibited and restricted items for import into the UK?
The following are some prohibited/restricted goods which cannot be imported into the UK:
- Tobacco products
- X-ray machines