The safety and security of your freight matters to you… and it matters to us, too. Our international freight division is renowned for its innovative, reliable and efficient import and export solutions. We work closely with our clients and a network of international delivery experts to ensure their objectives are met and exceeded, every time.

We’re specialists in European road haulage, and shipping overseas to the likes of North and South America and the Far East. Working with our trusted network around the world, we’ve transported freight and cargo by sea, air and road to all four corners of the globe.

Reefer container logistics

Transporting fresh meat and produce requires a delicate touch, ensuring they arrive at their destination in perfect condition. We’re experts in transporting goods requiring temperature-controlled conditions – and our reefer containers are fitted with a refrigeration unit which is connected to the power supply on board the ship.

  • Worldwide temperature controlled refrigerated container transport.
  • Temperature controlled national trucking
  • UK port plug-in availability
  • Twenty years logistical fresh produce transport expertise
  • Export/import, ambient or frozen capabilities.

Outsourcing, procurement and quality control in the far East and China

Our logistics and customs compliance services are complemented by our specialist sourcing solutions across the globe. We have access to a large network of manufacturing sites in China, Thailand, Taiwan, India and Vietnam – enabling us to offer a varied portfolio of commodities for export to the UK, Europe, USA and Australia.

We provide full quality control and QC reporting together with sample inspection of mass production orders, prior to shipping.

We work with our clients to ensure a hassle-free buying experience, from factory manufacture through to final destination delivery.

Make an international freight forwarding enquiry

From our Glasgow depot – with support from Aberdeen, Orkney, Shetland and Humberside – our international freight team has over 100 years’ experience in the industry. There’s no question they haven’t been asked before!

Our team will provide a fully bespoke service, ensuring that your unique requirements are at the heart of our operations. We’re with you every step of the way, providing support with VAT and duty deferment, custom brokerage, documentation, vendor management systems, logistics, and supply chain freight management.

Contact our forwarding team by emailing

For customs imports and exports enquiries you can email

Latest news

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21st May 2024

The upcoming Multimodal Conference at NEC Birmingham in June is the perfect opportunity to connect with Streamline Shipping Group and explore new possibilities in the shipping and logistics industry. Streamline Shipping Group's delegates look forward to connecting with you at the conference.

26th April 2024

In April 2024, Streamline was proud to sponsor Carrie Gunn at the London Marathon. Carrie, from Orkney, was running on behalf of the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, in memory of her father who sadly passed away five years ago.

2nd April 2024

Safety and security are core values for us at Streamline: of your cargo, of our team, of the environments we work in.