The Port is owned by Ashtenne Holdings Plc and is located on the central East coast of the UK in Southern Lincolnshire, one of the largest agricultural counties in the UK. It is ideally positioned as a gateway between the UK industrial Midlands and the North, near Scandinavia. The port, situated at the crossroads to the UK, enjoys major trunk route road connections with the main A16 and A52 passing within yards of the dock estate. The A1 North/South trunk road is only 45 minutes away with both Birmingham and Sheffield easily reached within two hours driving time.