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    Freight Forwarding Exports to Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

    Mercator Cargo is an experienced freight forwarder, arranging shipments from the UK to Dubai on a regular basis.

    There are direct weekly sailings from Southampton and Tilbury for sea freight to Dubai.  Transit times for Dubai via sea freight is approximately 20 days.  For air freight shipments to Dubai, there are daily direct flights to Dubai airport.

    Freight shipments for Abu Dhabi and Sharjah via sea freight will tranship at Dubai, adding approximately 7 days to the transit time (taking the total up to about 27 days).  There are regular air freight departures from London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.

    Generally, for exports to Dubai and UAE, commercial invoices are required to be certified. As a freight forwarder, this is something that we can arrange for you as part of our freight forwarding service.

    A Certificate of Origin is also required to be issued for exports to Dubai and UAE.  These certificates come in two forms, EU or British Arabic Chamber of Commerce.  We are also able to offer this as part of our freight forwarding service.
    So if you’re looking for a freight forwarder to handle your export shipment to Dubai or the UAE, then give us a call – Tel. 02392 756 575. Email:


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      Freight Forwarding to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

      As part of an international network of independent freight forwarders, Mercator can assist in transporting your goods to or from United Arab Emirates.  With a partner freight forwarding office locally in Dubai, we can arrange for your goods to be delivered to anywhere in UAE, including Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

      As an independent freight forwarder, Mercator can take the time to work closely with its customers, offering advice on:

      –          Transit Times
      –          Customs Clearance
      –          Duty
      –          Documentation

      Mercator only uses reliable and trusted shipping companies and airlines to transport your goods to UAE.  Arrangements for special cargo can be made for the following:

      –          Dangerous Goods
      –          Perishable Cargo
      –          Hung Garments
      –          Precious Goods
      –          Special Merchandise

      Our link with our Dubai, United Arab Emirates freight forwarding partner gives invaluable local knowledge that means that your cargo is in safe hands.  Understanding of customs clearance and contacts with experienced hauliers means your products can reach their destination in a safe and timely manner.

      Mercator’s freight forwarding customs clearance services include:

      –          Customs clearance
      –          Licences
      –          Carnets
      –          Duty and tax planning
      –          Temporary imports

      Once your cargo has reached its destination port and customs charges have been settled (calculated prior to departure), Mercator can arrange the final part of your cargo’s journey using the afore-mentioned local road and rail contacts via our freight forwarding partner office in Dubai.

      To arrange a shipment to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), call us to speak to a member of our sales team and discuss a tailored service for your goods
      Tel. 02392 75 65 75.


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