"As far as I am aware there is no other instance in any part of the world, of so small a mass of broken land, distant from a continent, possessing so large a quadruped peculiar to itself" (Charles Darwin describing the Falklands Fox the warrah)

RJI offer a monthly consolidated container service to the Falkland Islands using both the MOD resupply vessel which calls via Ascension Island and the SAAS Line with the containers being transhipped through Montevideo, Uruguay. Both have a transit time of approximately 36 days from the containers leaving our warehouse in Bristol to be taken to Marchwood Dock, Southampton or Tilbury Dock if it is to go the SAAS route. RJI also offer a weekly airfreight service for the more urgent non-hazardous goods. The latest closing date for sea container shipment to the Falklands is shown below. 

To check the latest shipping dates go to the Shipping Dates Page.

To arrange collection please visit our Collection Service Page or if you require further information regarding our service please phone +44 (0) 117 9828575 or send an e-mail to mail@richard-james.co.uk

Insurance Please note that goods received by RJI for freight forwarding are not insured. It is the consignor's (the sender's) responsibility to ensure that adequate insurance cover is obtained; RJI would be pleased to quote for such cover if required. For more information see Insurance.

Hazardous Goods It must be brought to our attention if any consignment or part of a consignment shipped through RJI might be considered dangerous or hazardous, failure to do so could lead to prosecution. For more information see Hazardous Cargo.

Falkland Islands Mini Documentaries

Are you interested to learn more about the Falkland Islands? Then take a look at these mini documentaries which are part of Stewart McPherson's excellent Britain's Treasure Islands series.

Falkland Islands - Wild Life & Heritage

Falkland Islands - Jimmy the Ex-Whaler


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