Shipping Area

Shipping area

We have a fully functioning shipping dock helping companies to import and export a variety of goods around the world:

  • Milling wheat shipped to Rotterdam and Belfast loaded by conveyors
  • Stone shipped from France, Wales and Cornwall
  • Concrete sections for sea defences

large ship in Rye harbour

ship loading in rye harbour

crane unloading large cargo ship

We have the capacity to take ships up to 90 metres in length subject to the Harbour Masters approval and daylight navigation. Access to the quay is subject to tides. Stevedores are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week except Christmas Day.

We can handle most cargoes in bulk, bags and palletised goods.