Shipping from UK to Malaysia

Trust SLG Logistics for your shipping needs from the UK to Malaysia and experience the difference that professional, personalised service can make.

When it comes to international shipping, navigating customs regulations, understanding shipping routes, and finding the most cost-effective options can be challenging. That’s where SLG Logistics comes in. We specialise in creating seamless shipping experiences from the UK to Malaysia, ensuring that your cargo reaches its destination on time and in perfect condition. Our team of experts is well-versed in the logistics landscape, offering you peace of mind and freeing you to focus on what you do best – running your business.

Our services include various options to suit every type of shipment, whether you’re looking to send large industrial equipment or smaller commercial goods. We provide full container load (FCL) and less than container load (LCL) shipping, air freight for time-sensitive shipments, and even bespoke logistics services for unique requirements. With SLG Logistics, you benefit from our strong network of partners and our deep knowledge of Malaysian customs and import regulations, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free shipping experience. You can ship items to major cities, including Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu, and more.

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Freight Forwarding from UK to Malaysia

We are committed to providing you with logistics solutions and a strategic partnership that helps your business thrive in international markets.

Simplified Customs Clearance

Navigating through customs can be complex, but our expertise in UK and Malaysian customs regulations makes the process straightforward and stress-free. We handle all the paperwork and ensure compliance with all regulations so your shipment clears customs without delays or penalties. Our deep understanding of the process ensures your goods move quickly from the UK to Malaysia

Flexible Shipping Options

Whether you’re shipping a full container load or just a few pallets, we offer a variety of shipping methods to meet your needs. Choose from sea freight for cost-effectiveness, air freight for speed, or a combination of both for optimal efficiency. Our flexible solutions are designed to match your budget and timing requirements, ensuring your cargo arrives when and how you need it.

Cost-Effective Solutions

We leverage our extensive network and industry expertise to offer cost-effective shipping routes and methods. By optimising your shipment’s route and mode of transport, we can significantly reduce your shipping costs. Our team works tirelessly to find savings without compromising service quality, making your Malaysian freight forwarding as economical as possible.

Reliable and Timely Deliveries

With SLG Logistics, you can count on your shipments arriving on time. Our planning and coordination ensure that your goods are transported efficiently across every stage of their journey. We monitor your shipment closely, providing updates and peace of mind. Our commitment to reliability means your business can keep promises to your customers, helping you maintain your reputation and grow your business in Malaysia.

How to Ship from UK to Malaysia

What Items Can You Ship from UK to Malaysia?

Knowing which goods are permitted when planning to ship items from the UK to Malaysia is important for smooth freight forwarding operations. Malaysia accepts a diverse range of products, making it an ideal destination for exporting various items, including: 

  • Electronic gadgets and devices
  • Different types of machinery
  • Products derived from petroleum
  • Items made of plastics
  • Automobiles and other vehicles
  • Products made from iron and steel
  • A wide range of chemical products

Shipping from UK to Malaysia: The Process

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How Much Does it Cost to Ship from UK to Malaysia?

The cost of shipping from the UK to Malaysia can vary widely based on factors such as the type of goods, cargo size, shipping method, and the urgency of delivery. At SLG Logistics, we offer competitive rates and personalised solutions to meet your budget and shipping requirements.


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Shipping from UK to Malaysia FAQs

How long does it take to ship from the UK to Malaysia?

The shipping time from the UK to Malaysia varies based on the mode of transport. Sea freight can take anywhere from 3 to 6 weeks, while air freight is faster, usually around 3 to 7 days. Factors such as customs clearance and the specific starting and ending locations can also affect delivery times.

Yes, you can send food from the UK to Malaysia, but there are strict regulations you must follow. All food items must be appropriately packaged and labelled and comply with Malaysian food import regulations. It’s advisable to check the latest guidelines before shipping food products.

Yes, all shipments from the UK to Malaysia must go through customs clearance, managed by the Royal Malaysian Customs Department. However, you won’t have to navigate this process alone. SLG Logistics will assist with all the necessary documentation and procedures to ensure your shipment clears customs smoothly. We’ll guide you through the process, ensuring your goods comply with all regulations and helping expedite their arrival.

Indeed, goods shipped from the UK to Malaysia are subject to import taxes. The specific rates depend on the type and value of imported goods. Malaysia calculates these taxes, and certain items may also incur sales tax and excise duties. With SLG Logistics, you don’t need to worry about figuring this out alone. We’ll provide expert advice on the most cost-effective ways to manage these taxes and ensure that all your paperwork is in order for a hassle-free import process.

When shipping to Malaysia, ensure your shipment does not include any of the following prohibited items:

  • Fake currency
  • Knives, daggers, and similar weapons
  • Material considered indecent or pornographic
  • Hazardous chemicals
  • Items resembling syringes
  • Certain types of alcohol
  • Writing instruments such as pens and pencils
  • Fabric featuring Quranic verses
  • Radio receivers that can tune into 68-87 MHz and 108-174 MHz frequencies
  • Items that could disturb public order or harm Malaysia’s interests
  • Sodium arsenate

Ready to ship to Malaysia from the UK without the stress? SLG Logistics is here to streamline your shipping process, handle customs, and ensure your goods arrive safely and on time.

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