Export Information

Why buy from us?

Established in 1982, Essex Scientific (ESSLAB) are a laboratory equipment and consumables distributor specialising in Liquid Handling, Chromatography, Sample Preparation and ISO 17034 Inorganic Standards and CRMs.

As principal distributors for the most prominent manufacturers in these disciplines, our team has a wealth of experience and are able to offer exceptional sales and technical support to meet your increasing analytical demands.

Products Available To Ship

As a UK Export Control registered company, we are able to ship to both EU and non-EU customers. In the event that your goods may need a licence, we are able to apply for a licence with Export Control for the shipment, however we cannot guarantee that a licence will be granted. In some cases we are not able to export certain goods for contractual reasons or by weight of the items.

Please contact our sales team on +44 (0)1702 555577 or email sales@esslab.com to enquire about your export options.

Payment & Charges

ESSLAB require payment in advance for all overseas shipments, outside the United Kingdom.
Quotations and Proforma invoices can be sent in Pounds Sterling or US Dollars and can be paid by wire transfer, CHAPS or BACS
Please include our quote reference when sending your purchase order and note that in accordance with our export policy.

Shipping costs

We will always endeavour to quote shipping costs but we are more than happy for goods to be collected from our UK stores and this can be discussed with your account manager.
All customers inside the EU ordering from ESSLAB must supply their VAT Registration Number with their order or you may be charged VAT, and a charge incurred to credit at a later date.

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