The Port of Tilbury is the UK's leading facility for Intra European trade linking countries from the Iberian Peninsula to the Baltic. With daily services across the North Sea to the major Continental ports (including Rotterdam, Bilbao, Duisburg and the Baltic Ports), the entire European network from Russia to the Eastern Mediterranean is within easy reach via ship and rail.

The Port of Tilbury also serves all major Deep Sea trade routes and specialises in North-South connections to/from South America, West and South Africa, India and Australasia.