Overview

Incorporated in 1980, Metro Shipping provides a full freight management service to a range of industries including retail, automotive, foodstuffs and petrochemical, transporting goods worldwide by air, road and sea. It is a strategic partner to many of the world’s most successful blue-chip companies, managing complex logistics on their behalf and reducing transport lead times.

Metro Shipping’s emphasis on developing advanced and innovative IT solutions is one of its greatest strengths and differentiators. Its proprietary online collaboration system and its intelligent use of SAP and other ERP systems are heavily relied upon by Metro Shipping’s many multinational customers. High availability is critical.

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