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Shipping agents & hauliers

Below can be found contact links for shipping agencies and hauliers who work in partnership with the Port of Sunderland:

Shipping agents:

Amundsen & Smith Ltd

ASCO Marine Ltd (incorporating Seletar) &

Casper Shipping Ltd


Cory Brothers

DAN Shipping & Chartering Ltd

Denholm Wilhelmsen Ltd

GAC Shipping (UK) Ltd

Gillie & Blair Ltd

GP Shipping

Frank Armitt & Son Limited

LV Shipping Ltd

Odin Shipping Ltd

Offshore & Heavylift Services
Tel: 0776 018 1816

Uniconnection Shipping Ltd

Union Transport (Newcastle) Ltd   

Road haulage companies:

Burridge Transport

ARR Craib Transport Ltd

J Harland Haulage Ltd

GCS Johnson Ltd

Kidds Transport Ltd

Fr Meyer's Sohn (UK) Ltd (FMS)

Paul Rea Haulage Ltd

Eddie Stobart Ltd

Tal Logistics Group Ltd

Alan Tuer Ltd


Awards and accreditations


The Port of Sunderland is certified by Product Authentication International (PAI) as complying with the Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC) Trade Assurance Scheme for Combinable Crops (TASCC), in respect of storage and in-house testing of combinable crops and dry feed materials/ingredients.

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Investor in People

As a Sunderland City Council service the Port of Sunderland holds Investors in People status, achieved by the council in 2004.

Investors in People

British Ports Association

The port is a member of the British Ports Association