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nearest port to leicester

can i have nearest sea port to leicester and i want to export container load from India to Leicester

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1. Re: nearest port to leicester

The nearest port is irrelevant if that port doesn't have a shipping line serving India. I suggest you contact a specialist shipper for quotes, this isn't the sort of question that TA is best for.

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2. Re: nearest port to leicester

I agree with the above

But it is likely to be Felixstowe

Edited: 2:38 am, May 09, 2012
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3. Re: nearest port to leicester

It could be, but it could equally be Southampton!!

Arun, as rcspeirs says, your shipping agent will deal with this on your behalf. The route that freight takes is often quite surprising, and may well be moved from one port to another for storage prior to being offloaded onto the lorry in any case.

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4. Re: nearest port to leicester

May even be Rotterdam

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5. Re: nearest port to leicester

Or could even be Bescot (Walsall) or Daventry - the container may start its journey by train.

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6. Re: nearest port to leicester

Maybe you should try to travel lighter?

Most people can manage with a carryon bag and a suitcase..

Note this is "Tripadvisor", not "FreightForwarders"

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