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Transport and logistics

Over 1,340

transport and logistics businesses in Sandwell

10,200+ jobs

across land transport, postal and courier activities and warehousing and support


motorway junctions feeding into the M5 and M6

Over 90%

of England and Wales' population is less than two hours' drive away

Why Sandwell?

Sandwell’s excellent road and rail links make our borough the perfect location for your national distribution operations. Also, Birmingham Airport is only fifteen miles away, offering great international freight opportunities for exporters.

Your company … in great company

DPD, the UK’s leading parcel delivery brand, has its corporate head office in Smethwick, Sandwell. 

Did you know?

Tipton-based KMB Shipping won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise, in the international trade category. The freight forwarding company had grown its sales year on year for six years, from £139,000 to £1.1m.

Talk to the Sandwell Business Growth Team

For development, property or growth support with your transport or logistics business in Sandwell, contact our Enterprise Development Officer.

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