A lot has changed for companies trading between the European Union and the United Kingdom since January 1st of 2021. The United Kingdom is no longer a member of the European Union. This means an end to the free flow of goods to and from the United Kingdom.
The region Venlo-Venray is not only one of the biggest logistics hotspots in The Netherlands, it is also one of Europe’s most desired distribution locations. Within this region, there is a strong partnership between logistics companies, governmental agencies and educational institutes.
Last year 350 students and 60 jobseekers took the tour to "Experience the Supply Chain". In 2018 the first edition was held. And with success! Participating in the tour leads to more internships in logistics and jobseekers to start a training program.