MIES has been a leading provider of customs compliance, freight forwarding and global logistics services for more than 40 years. Click below or start scrolling to explore the wide range of services we offer.
Support for all your logistics in ONE PLACE, backed up by world beating service and expertise.
As a member of IATA (International Air Transport Association) for over 35 years, we negotiate directly with airlines to find the quickest, most cost effective airfreight routes.
We can also provide on-forwarding through a global network, to suit the demands of your customer.
MIES offers a range of air forwarding services for all types of cargo from a kilo to a full aircraft charter, from retail goods to dangerous goods.
With over 40 years of experience in freight forwarding, MIES advises on the best combinations of transport for optimisation of supply chains. We handle thousands of seafreight shipments every year from simple pallets to complex multi-modal project cargo:
Cost effective LCL (Less than Container Load) services worldwide for smaller consignments.
FCL (Full Container Load) for larger shipments.
Ro-Ro and Project Cargo options for of out of gauge, heavy weight and specialised cargo utilising special equipment and shipping methods.
Many decades of experience in road haulage across Europe and beyond means we always find the best routes and prices in an ever competitive market.
Utilising vehicles from small mini vans to heavy-bed SPMT trucks, we link road assets with rail, barge, air and sea freight services to provide comprehensive coverage from door to door.
Our customs-bonded (ETSF), Midlands-based warehousing facilities offer safe, secure handling and storage of cargo.
Our clients have full visibility over their inventory, with a the ability to process their own picks, packs and dispatch. This integrates seamlessly with customs clearance, shipping documentation and our other freight forwarding services to provide unparalleled control over the supply chain.
MIES is an authorised AEO (Authorised Economic Operator) and retains the highest possible standards of security and customs procedures available in the logistics industry.
As a leader in freight handling and forwarding, MIES International offers a complete end to end supply chain solution, including export packing services.
Operating from two facilities, our team of experienced packers combine the finest joinery practices and state-of-the-art design technology that the industry has to offer.
Training, Mentoring and Support from MIES
Our expertise is geared towards international trade. As a freight documentation and supply chain specialist we offer a range of freight and management training programs.
Our bespoke courses cover freight management, customs, letters of credit and Intrastat processing. We ensure businesses are prepared for the complexities of international shipping, and that they are fully compliant with the many regulations involved.
Training is delivered without any obligation to use other services offered by MIES and we can work alongside contracts with other freight forwarders or supply chain providers.
Customs Intermediary and Brokerage
Investment in infrastructure and certification ensures that our specialist customs clearance staff are able to clear import and export shipments through all ports and airports.
Expertise in customs matters is at the heart of our business model. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in the industry, reducing costs for customers in a wide range of locations and industries.
MIES offers assistance with binding tariffs, classification, customs warehousing, duties, and taxes. We also handle special procedures such as processing relief.
Our status as an AEO (Authorised Economic Operator) allows our customers to enjoy simplified procedures and fast-tracked clearances for their consignments.
Project Cargo and Specialist Shipping
With knowledge in heavy lift, out of gauge and abnormal loads, MIES has long experience in the shipment of project cargo.
Working safely within the limits of existing infrastructure, we provide reliable shipping schedules and highly efficient solutions for heavy and out-sized cargo. We also offer door to door and complex multimodal shipping by connecting multiple modes and hubs together so the entire project delivery can be handled by a single provider.
This is a highly complex part of the shipping industry and we are proud to offer this unique and specialised skill to our customers.