GBS31About Us

George Baker (Shipping) Ltd was established in 1982 and has over the years assembled a team of experienced and motivated professionals dedicated to achieving the ultimate in customer service. Our company continues to be 100% independent, remaining under the original ownership of George and Libby Baker.  We are a traditional family business proud of our reputation for integrity and neutrality.

The George Baker (Shipping) Ltd headquarters at the Port of Felixstowe has been computer linked to H.M. Customs and Revenue for many years to ensure the fastest and most reliable Customs clearance service at all UK sea ports.  Our excellent warehousing facilities and container handling services are Customs A.E.O. approved and this coveted accreditation means that we are one of the very few UK companies recognised globally as a secure trader and reliable partner within the international supply chain. 

We are able to provide comprehensive solutions for international movements door to door by sea, air and road.  We have established strong working relationships over the years with both customers and suppliers, establishing links with reliable partners around the world. Our experienced and friendly staff offer a wealth of knowledge and expertise in all aspects of the industry and we are continually investing in training and development to ensure we maintain our high service levels.

We have been providing Customs clearance and cargo handling services to fellow freight professionals and importers alike for over three decades.  We are also the approved supplier for an increasing number of major UK retailers.