Basildon, a town in East of England
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Basildon is known to offer more parks and open spaces than any other town in Essex. If you are looking for nature, Wat Tyler Country Park covers 120 acres and provides the perfect setting for a variety of wildlife. In town, there’s entertainment with cinema, bowling, nightclubs, bars and restaurants, many offering international cuisine.
Basildon economic sectors
Key growth sectors:
“With a population of 180,700 people, an economy worth £3.7bn, and a number of internationally recognised businesses, Basildon is the largest and fastest growing economy in Essex and a significant driver of regional and national growth.”
Same day courier Basildon services
Basildon sees transport connectivity as the key with access options including road, rail, air and sea. This connectivity is attractive for businesses to locate in the town and surrounding area.
There are a number of established global companies located in Basildon. Including New Holland Agriculture, Britain’s only large-scale tractor production facility; Leonardo, aerospace, ICT and advanced electronics; Costa Coffee, has one of the biggest roasteries in Europe producing 45,000 tonnes of coffee a year and Konica Minolta has head offices in the town.
Basildon is served by three airports, London Stansted Airport and London City Airport (both 40 minutes), London Southend Airport (less than 20 minutes). This gives the town access to most major European and international cities.
Basildon is just a few miles from DP World London Gateway. The port is the UK’s newest deep-sea container port combined with Europe’s largest logistics park. The deep sea port and logistics park is supported by its own international rail terminal and the location makes it an accessible hub for import and export.
Basildon and the area with the close proximity to the capital and DP World London Gateway will always have a need for a same day courier that is efficient, fast and reliable with the service offered. At Same Day Couriers Direct we always use our expertise in a varietyof industries so can provide support for your business when it comes to logistics. We have the same day courier service that will meet your business expectations in Basildon and beyond.
Same day courier Basildon helpful links
Basildon Council: Basildon Council’s business support site.
Visit Essex: guidance for those who want to explore Basildon.