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Here are some of the questions we are most commonly asked. If you don't find what you are looking for below, please do not hesitate to contact us directly.

Do you supply direct to the UK?

Our partner company Masefield-Beta supply to the UK. Please see

Do you consolidate?

Upon individual request

Is there a minimum order value?

A $1000 USD minimum order value is required. Please be aware that's the cost of freight against the value of the goods may make small orders uneconomical to ship

What shipping lines do you use?

We use all major shipping lines

Can you deliver to my own freight forwarder in the UK?


Where do you ship to?

We reach most destinations

Do you send airfreight?

Yes if this is required, this is however a more expensive option to seafreight

What does 'express release' mean?

This is a service we can offer and a convenient way of clearing goods without the need to wait for and present original documentation

What are the implications of shipping Hazardous cargo?

Hazardous goods reduce the ability to ship with certain lines depending on their requirements and limitations

How do i know who the agent is in my port?

The Agent is usually mentioned on the bill of lading. We can also advise any contact details if required

When and how should i expect to recieve my shipping documnetation?

We aim to provide emailed documentation on the day we receive it from the shipping line. Any couriered documents will be sent out within 24hours

Who should i contact for a statement and payment information?

Please email and your request will be forwarded on to the relevant department

When are your offices clossed?

Please see 'opening times' at the top of the page. This does not include any UK bank holidays where our offices will be closed

Are your Electrical Accessories suitable for all territories?

Our Accessories are based on the British Standard of 220/240 volts 50 Hz, and will only be suitable for the territories which have adopted those standards. If in doubt, please contact us for clarification

Who is Thomas Dudley?

Thomas Dudley Limited was established in 1920 and is now a leading UK manufacturer. Their plastic moulding and foundry divisions engineer high quality, innovative bathroom products and iron castings. Today, Thomas Dudley Limited is a member of the successful Thomas Dudley Group which is still owned and managed by the Dudley family. They are also joined by Cronexrabo Ltd, Masefield-Beta Ltd, McDonald Diecasting Ltd and Waterfit Ltd.