One of the UK’s leading independent ship agents and shipbrokers

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One of the UK’s leading independent ship agents and charterers

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We’re expert Ships’ Agents, passionate about providing excellence in customer care. With national coverage, we offer Ship Agency services at ports throughout the UK.

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We’re experts in dry and liquid bulk cargoes. Our knowledge ensures we provide high quality, competitive full ship and part ship chartering.

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As part of the John Good Group, our customers enjoy access to additional services such as freight forwarding, warehousing & distribution and corporate travel management.

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UK Ship Agency & Chartering

Established in Hull in 1987, with locations throughout the UK, we’re known for the expertise and local knowledge of our professional team whose combined industry experience is more than 200 years. Our in-depth local knowledge and understanding of the shipping world ensures we provide high quality, cost-effective ship agency, chartering and logistics services at ports across the UK.

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Trusted by some of the world’s leading companies for over 30 years

Leading freight forwarders and shipping agent, UK
Leading freight forwarders and shipping agent, UK
Freight forwarder with 500,000 square feet of UK warehousing
Our port agency services handle over
tonnes of cargo each year
Freight forwarder with 500,000 square feet of UK warehousing

Over 200
years’ experience

Freight forwarder, 60,000+ TEU each year

all day, every day


Industry insight and the latest news from our team.


“DAN Shipping & Chartering Limited has been a valuable agency partner for our company. We rely on our Agency network for value-added solutions, and we’ve found them to be fair, courteous and above all, professional in every respect.”

Pacific Basin USA Inc.

“Drax Power Ltd have worked closely with DAN Shipping & Chartering for a considerable number of years, and they currently manage all our port agency requirements for our biomass and coal shipments handled at the Port of Immingham. DAN provide the highest level of service, always conducting themselves in an extremely proficient and competent manner. Their approach is professional, yet personal and we would recommend them highly to anyone requiring agency services in the UK.”

Drax Power Limited

“DAN Shipping is heavily involved within the four ports on the Humber and provides a first-class port agency service. They ensure constant and right time information ensuring the operation runs as smoothly as possible. They are personal and flexible to achieve the common goal of a first-class service. All staff at DAN Shipping are knowledgeable and approachable, and are always willing to assist, which is clear to see throughout the management structure and I would highly recommend their services.”

Associated British Ports

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Get in touch with DAN Shipping & Chartering:

Matthew Good House
Bridgehead Business Park
Hessle, East Riding of Yorkshire
HU13 0DH
Ph: (01482) 226 875

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