Paper and Forest Products - Tilbury (London)


Tilbury is the UK's leading port for paper products and is the major entry port for the London print houses and publishers in the south-east. Key Facts:

  • Volumes of over 3 million tonnes per annum.
  • Major customer storage and distribution facilities available.
  • All major trade routes served: Europe including Scandinavia, Russia and Baltic States, North America and South America.
  • Full range of products: newsprint, magazine print, reeled and baled pulp, KLB and palletised cut paper.
  • Specialist handling equipment and highly skilled workforce.
  • Latest paper handling technology with I.T. support including fully automated warehousing.
  • All major modes of transport including: Lo Lo, Ro Ro, side-port, containerised and rail.

Tilbury is a significant port for forest products with excellent links throughout the supply chain including shipping lines, importers, merchants and distributors.

The Port can offer:

  • A wide range of trade area served: Baltic, South America, North America, Far Eastern and Africa.
  • Over 25 acres of dedicated undercover storage: transit sheds and distribution facilities.
  • A full range of commodities handled from sheet materials to specialist timber products, doors and mouldings.
  • De-vanning facilities for containerised product.
  • On-site Wood Treatment Plant for sheet materials and timber.
  • Facilities to handle domestically produced products
  • Value added services.

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