Nine facts about airports around the world

Millions of people travel through airports every month on their holidays and business trips. But airports aren’t just a place for you to grab a quick breakfast, shop duty-free and head to your gate. Airfields around the world are adding amenities and amazing quirks that make them stand out. Our freight team love to explore…

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New safety law for shipping containers

As of 1st July 2016, there will be new safety rules for shipping containers that will require every container that’s boarding a vessel for worldwide transit to be weighed before it’s put on board. If such rules and regulations aren’t met, the container will be refused loading and could significantly affect transit and shipping times,…

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A free lunch? There’s no such thing…

It’s easy to be fooled when you’re offered ridiculously cheap freight rates. Imagine getting your goods from A to B with absolutely no cost. It sounds too good to be true, right? Then it almost certainly is! More often than not, these deals are simply disguising inflated costs that will hit you at the end…

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The history of sea containers

Every day, you’ll see and pass a huge variety of items that have been loaded and transported in ocean freight containers. We often take advantage of these products without thinking about their humble beginnings and how they got to us: from the drinks in coffee shops to the perfume you spray every morning, even the…

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It’s a girl! But why?

Have you ever wondered why ships are referred to as ‘she’? It’s a fact that’s puzzled many of us for years. It’s not a sexist move, and in fact, it’s something that the shipping industry has tried to put a stop to in recent years. But what’s the history of the female ship and why…

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Easter Opening Times

Chocolate eggs, Easter bunnies, hot cross buns…they’re all just around the corner. It’s that wonderful time of the year where you can eat as much of the sweet stuff as you like so from all of us here at Seaspace, we hope you have a great holiday weekend! Just a reminder that Seaspace HQ will…

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Star-Spangled service from Seaspace International

Did you know that at Seaspace International, we have experience at shipping to and from the USA? If you’re in need of a freight specialist to get your goods imported or exported from America, our team are here to help. Did you know? From Arizona to Wisconsin: no matter where in the USA you need…

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Seaspace International | Book Corner

Here at Seaspace International, it’s fair to say we’re a bunch of bookworms. We all love a good read and given that we’re specialists in the publishing and printing freight industry, it’s a good job too! In a recent blog, we discussed whether or not the printed book is becoming an extinct being (thankfully, the…

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The history of publishing and printing

Here at Seaspace International we pride ourselves in being a one stop shop for all things publishing and printing; from global publishing to multi-media markets. Our established team knows about the demanding disciplines of the industry and so use a personal approach by creating unique logistics plans just for you. We really get to know…

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