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With a large database of reliable European haulage contractors connecting the UK with the rest of Europe, OceanBlue Logistics pride ourselves on the delivery of high quality full load/part load and groupage services, both export and import covering the whole of Europe. Our network provides frequent and scheduled departures, offering high quality and cost solutions […]

OceanBlue UK warehouse space has been increased allowing our Stallingborough site to improve on transhipments and cross docking. The growth of the ports in Hull and Immingham, plus other ports has allowed our focus to assist clients on different areas of warehouse handling. More recently we have been able to move shipments with the improved […]

Our volumes reached 70% than normal and every spare equipment we own has been used to its full capacity. Jan 19 we noticed a increase in volume, Feb 19 was the same but volume was nearly double. Mar 19 we have seen our busiest month on record with volume running at 70% more than we […]

Congestion, maxed out ports and overbooked vessels.

With Brexit approaching we have seen recent volumes increase by 40% for east and west bound traffic – especially at some of the major ports we use on the east cost of the UK (Immingham) Immingham port is one of the main routes for OceanBlue on UK-Scandinavia. There has been major congestion and back log […]

We are please to inform you that the strikes in “all” Swedish ports has been cancelled with immediate effect. There will be a back-log of trailers between Immingham/Gothenburg which will take 24/48 hours to get back to full speed. Hopefully this will quickly resolve itself and OceanBlue will be back normal despite some set-backs in […]

As reported in the media that the Swedish port conflict has escalated as the Swedish dock-workers union has given notice of total strike in Swedish ports from midnight 6th March 2019 until further notice. These damaging reports mean we will face disruption between UK-Sweden traffic. Until Wednesday 6th March the strikes will mean adjusted vessel […]

We have been informed again about port conflict which is going to affect weeks 8, 9 and 10 for export and import units in Gothenburg Sweden. Also the shipping line has cancelled sailings already for week 8. Please be aware that the alerts from the Swedish Harbour Union will take action with “strikes” and “lockouts” […]

Weather delays week 50/51

Our Scandinavian departure have been hit with some recent weather delays from departures leaving weekend 15/16th December, please be aware of the following transit delays = UK-Norway 48 hours delay. UK-Sweden 24 hours delay. UK-Finland 24 hours delay. Updated 17th Dec  

As pictured above is a true problem we face shipping on the north sea. An import trailer was on the top deck (weather deck) of the ship bound for Immingham. Due to severe weather (gale force winds) you can see the power which has torn the trailer roof off in transit.┬áLucky for us, this has […]

August Bank Holiday 2018

During the August bank holiday weekend, OceanBlue UK will operate the following working schedule:- Export:- Friday 24th August, last collection day within the UK to ship over the weekend 25/26th. Monday 26th August our offices will be closed and re-opened Tuesday 27th. Import:- Trailers from overseas will be unloaded Tuesday 27th onward. Updated July 18 […]