UK & European Cargo

General Cargo – UK & European Logistics.

Founded in 1975, now with over 45 years of excellence built on quality values, CARGOBY Brian Yeardley is today still a family owned company, operating one of the largest fleets of ‘Mega’ trailers (100cbm) in the UK from its Head Office in Featherstone, West Yorkshire ideally situated for the major motorway links.

We also have a depot and warehouse facility in Ashford, Kent, just off Junction 10 of the M20, 15 minutes from the Channel Ports and Tunnel.


CARGOBY is the updated brand name of Brian Yeardley Continental who is a major operator in UK & European Road transport and for 45 years has been offering daily departures on our own fleet of driver accompanied mega-trailers servicing the following countries: 

  • United Kingdom
  • France
  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Belgium
  • Germany
  • Luxemburg
  • Switzerland
  • Austria

We already have a strong network of agents across Western Europe, and have now widened this to encompass Eastern Europe by adding further agents in the Baltic states, the Balkans, Romania, Bulgaria and the Russian Federation.


Our CARGOBY European Road Transport Services include:        

  • Export & Import
  • Groupage Consignments     
  • Full Loads
  • Hazardous (ADR) and non hazardous goods carried
  • Onsite DGSA’s (Dangerous Goods Safety Advisors) on call 24/7
  • Dedicated Express vehicles for those urgent consignments
  • All of our vehicles are fitted with satellite tracking to ensure total load safety and security
  • Customs documentation and clearance

Our team of experienced, professional, friendly transport operators will be able to help, advise and give competitive quotes on any of your transport requirements.


Here at CARGOBY we are constantly assessing the potential impacts of Brexit on our customers business and how it will affect international trade.

Since the Brexit vote in 2016, our Brexit Team have been working on plans for the various outcomes and preparing for every eventuality, whilst ensuring that our customers are given the right information and support.

Important Brexit information for your Company:

In the event of a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit, all goods being transported to and from the UK & Europe will require customs clearance.

CARGOBY can offer your Company the following services:

  • We can arrange the customs documentation for export & import 
  • We can act as your Direct Representative – if you require this service please send your request by email to  Upon receipt of your email we will send you an authorisation form that you will be required to complete.

Your Brexit Checklist:

EORI Numbers

An EORI number will be needed for Customs Clearance.  If your Company hasn’t already got an EORI it’s free to apply, the application takes only a few minutes.

Find your EORI number at:  

Commodity Codes – do you know where to find them?

You will need to establish the correct commodity code for your goods.  This will allow you to apply the correct rate & amount of  Duty to enable you to be compliant with HMRC.  It also allows your goods to be correctly declared for customs clearance.

Commodity Codes can be found at:  

Paperwork & Information Checklist:

The following paperwork will be required with all shipments:

  • Commercial Invoice
  • Packing list

We will also require the following information:

  • Importer
  • Exporter
  • Goods Description
  • Weight of Goods (Gross & Nett)
  • Sales Value & Currency
  • Incoterm
  • Country of Origin
  • EORI Number
  • Commodity Codes

For further Brexit information please contact

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