AFFA’s Logistic Solutions at a glance

Since our incorporation on the 17th August 1973, AFFA has securely earned its position as one of the leading and most reliable freight forwarding service providers both globally and in the UK.

This position was further consolidated by us joining the MO Holdings group of companies in 2001 allowing us to partner with www.sandrair.com & www.csmlogistics.co.uk to further enhance the services we provide.
This collaboration of over 20 years and our history in the industry of over 40 years, demonstrate the depth of our experience, our commitment to what we do and that we are the logistics partner to be trusted to provide a service that you can rely on

With its full range of international forwarding services, specialist packing facilities and UK parcel and pallet services, AFFA confidently offers all the multi-modal services required by most companies for their logistics needs.

Believing that personal service and communication are the key to freighting success, AFFA is fully equipped with modern technology, including ‘Boxtop’ software, EDI transmissions and Track & Trace.

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It’s the AFFA “can do attitude” that makes us stand out in a competitive market!

What makes AFFA different?

In a competitive market with so many options, you will want a team you can trust. Here at AFFA we are a business with a “can do attitude” that offers much more than just pallets. We can also provide sea freight, air freight, parcel, document and same-day delivery. As an added bonus, all of our services include our friendly, fast and reliable customer service.

What’s more, our expertise doesn’t end at moving goods, we also offer secure storage options on site, giving you complete peace of mind that your goods are always in safe hands. 

Something else that makes us stand out from the crowd is that we don’t operate with call centres, instead we have locally based branches right across the country. This means that your customer service manager will be local to you and is always just a call away.

WHY CHOOSE AFFA?

Our Experience

For nearly 50 years, we have provided high quality and reliable freight forwarding services for customers around the globe. Our decades of experience in the logistics industry gives us access to a wealth of contacts and networks to ensure the highest levels of service for our clients. We offer a wide range of international freight forwarding services, specialist packing facilities, as well as UK parcel and pallet services.

Our Customer Service

We understand how important it is to know where your shipments are during the freight forwarding and delivery process, as well as the importance of being able to speak to a real person if you have any questions or queries. That’s why we have a friendly customer service team that is always just a call or email away. Our team will be able to answer any questions you may have about tracking, pricing or compliance.

Our Import and Export Knowledge

When importing or exporting goods across the world, taxes and import duties can be confusing or complex to navigate. For years, we have helped our clients with customs clearance and duties. If you would like to find out more about how our team can help with important or exporting goods internationally, please contact our team.

OUR SERVICES

Air Freight Forwarder Services

Delivering twice daily into Heathrow Airport, AFFA are capable of offering a fast and efficient air freight service to nearly all worldwide destinations. AFFA offer full consolidation services worldwide with full I.A.T.A accreditation. We also offer import services to include customs clearance and a door to door service.

UK and Worldwide Courier Services

Offering daily collections of documents and parcels. AFFA are fortunate enough to have an alliance with the world’s largest package Delivery Company and global leader in supply chain solutions. We offer an extensive range of options for synchronising the movement of goods. This alliance enables AFFA to offer the industries widest range of Time – Definite and scheduled delivery solutions supported by IT systems that make your life easier. AFFA are able to offer services to more than 200 countries and territories around the globe.

Sea Freight Shipping

AFFA offers Sea Freight Shipping for both import and export by the full container load (inc Flat rack and out of gauge) and less than a container load, to and from most Worldwide Destinations. AFFA offer full customs clearance and a door to door service. Receiving at our terminal in Didcot for regular departures to the Far East, Middle East, Africa, Australia, the Mediterranean and many other destinations.

UK Pallet Delivery Service

One of the main concerns for the customer is to worry that the carrier will not care for the freight as if it was their own. AFFA and Pallet Track give you an absolute guarantee that your goods are treated with the highest standards of care and consideration. We never forget who the customer is.

Road Freight Services from UK to Europe

Full load and part load services are available from our terminal at Didcot to and from most European Countries Our own managed Road Groupage Services include: Austria, Belgium, The Channel Isles, Estonia, France, Germany, Holland, Ireland (North & South) daily, Latvia, Russia and Spain. Import services available from most European Countries All necessary documentation and insurance is available, where required.

Case Making and Packing

AFFA has one of the largest and best equipped packing facilities in the area, typically doing anything from shrink-wrapping to fully watertight cases for sea shipment.

Cases for exhibitions or demonstration purposes can be efficiently handled with AFFA’s Lamibox® easy to construct cases.

We have securely packed and shipped everything from paint and boilers to mixing desks and MRI magnets!