From prototype to after-sales

Metro has been working with automotive brands, OEM’s and manufacturers for decades, optimising complex inbound and outbound supply chain operations, to develop the smooth manufacturing, assembly and despatch process that is critical for global success.

In delivering our automotive specific solutions, we develop and implement information management processes on our MVT platform, that are integrated with related road, air and ocean freight services, critical documentation including purchase orders and key supply chain participants.

We customise flow and data management processes in accordance with your supply chain requirements, by integrating with inventory, physical process and your global supplier networks to create complete end-to-end visibility, on our MVT platform, optimising communications and information management, and improving delivery performance.

We design scaleable supply chain optimisation programs, together with you, to make your supply chain efficient and successful, allowing you to better serve your clients’ requirements.

Complete visibility and transparency within your supply chain are important conditions for a smooth process flow, effective inventory management and efficient phasing.

Our automotive operations network and web-based software applications provide complete supply chain solutions that meet the complex demands of today’s automotive industry, and are simple to extend, adapt and expand.

Metro’s flexible and scaleable solutions mean that is simple for automotive customers to initiate activity globally, such as adding new production facilities, opening new markets, running testing programmes, outsourcing critical activity.

At every point we work tirelessly with automotive customers to drive innovation and continuous improvement for inbound product flows, aftermarket logistics, distributor support and vehicle transport.

For all automotive manufacturers it’s critical to maintain uninterrupted production lines because the cost of any stoppage could run to $millions a day. Metro prevent stoppages by coordinating procurement and inbound freight operations, together with express services for urgent components and parts.