The last day for standard export air freight collections is Wednesday 21st December.*
For UK port timings please contact your customer service agent. For courier timings please see respective integrator website.
EFS will be open the following times over the Christmas break:-
FRI 23rd – open until 1730hrs
SAT 24th & SUN 25th – CLOSED ***no out of hours cover***
MON 26th & TUES 27th – CLOSED (UK public holidays) ***no out of hours cover***
WEDS 28 to FRI 30th – HQ, Huntingdon & Grays OPEN.
SAT 31st & SUN 1st – CLOSED ***no out of hours cover***
MON 2nd –CLOSED (UK public holiday) ***no out of hours cover***
TUES 3rd – OPEN business as usual
*The week proceeding Xmas is set to be as busy as ever for AIR exports, please plan shipments accordingly, expect delays in this week and possible waiting time surcharges at the airline bonds due to the long queues. Book AM collections where possible for a surcharge to ensure your cargo is collected on the specified day without issues as road conditions deteriorate.
Between 28th December and 30th December, when open, EFS will have skeleton staff. Offices may close early at managers discretion.
Between 22nd December and 3rd January all airfreight collections/deliveries will be by special vehicle only, POA.
To all EFS customers: thank you for your valued support and wishing you a successful 2017!
WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR (from The EFS management team)
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