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18/11/2019 / General, Metro

The future of freight; a UK strategy

The freight sector supports over 2.5 million jobs and contributes £124 billion to the economy, which is why the government...
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15/11/2019 / General, Metro

Global Freight Awards win repeated

The Lloyds Loading List Global Freight Awards ceremony was held last night at London’s Lancaster Gate Hotel, with Metro celebrating...
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13/11/2019 / General, Metro

New team members visit MSC Emma

From their very first day with Metro, the opportunity for personal development and learning is a critical commitment to all...
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11/11/2019 / General, Metro

Metro shortlisted 3rd year in a row for air award

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) have revealed the finalists for the 31st annual Freight Service Awards, with Metro shortlisted...
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08/11/2019 / Sea

Avoid the holiday season trap

We all look forward to the extended break over Christmas and the New Year, but there are pitfalls ready to...
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30/10/2019 / Brexit

Developments avert No-Deal but dangers remain

The Brexit extension granted on Monday and yesterday’s vote for a general election, removes no-Deal exit for now, but remains...
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25/10/2019 / Fracht, General

COSCO appoint Metro partner

Polytra, a subsidiary of our joint venture partner Fracht, has been appointed agent for COSCO shipping lines in Kinshasa, the...
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18/10/2019 / Brexit

HMRC subscribes 95,000 firms to ‘no deal’ process

In a repeat of its recent allocation of EORI numbers to 90,000 firms, HMRC has this week subscribed 95,000 businesses...
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15/10/2019 / Brexit

Importing standard goods using TSP

How to import goods that are not controlled (standard goods) from the EU into the UK using transitional simplified procedures....
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14/10/2019 / Brexit

Shippers post-Brexit charge is huge

Government predictions that UK shippers could face a £15bn bill for post no-deal Brexit customs entries has been substantially underestimated,...
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