Inchcape Shipping Providers Holdings Restricted (Inchcape) registered in England has signed an settlement to amass Kennedy Hunter NV in Belgium from Conti-Strains Group (previously Conti7).
The 100% acquisition of Kennedy Hunter NV delivers Inchcape’s strategic ambition to develop within the Northern European market and can enormously improve its protection and experience in Belgium, with specific deal with Dry Bulk, Automotive Service/RoRo dealing with and cargo brokerage.
With 175 years of service to the worldwide transport business and 240 workplaces in 60 international locations, comprising a staff of over 2,800 skilled and dedicated workers, Inchcape is likely one of the largest and oldest maritime service suppliers on this planet. Inchcape’s distinctive geographical footprint means it may provide prospects a full vary of companies, delivered safely and with a constant dedication to distinctive service, governance, and transparency wherever they’re on this planet.
Inchcape Belgium offers a various vary of maritime companies together with port company, husbandry, crew logistics companies, ship chandelling, bunker gasoline provide association, liner company, logistics companies to grease and gasoline, development, dredging, cable-laying, cruise tourism and different sectors, army help companies and maritime consultancy.
“We’re enthusiastic about welcoming the Kennedy Hunter staff into the Inchcape household, by becoming a member of forces we’re capable of provide a good higher worth proposition to our prospects in Belgium. That is our first acquisition below the possession of Epiris and it demonstrates our intention and capability to drive optimistic consolidation throughout the Port Agency business.“ mentioned Frank G. Olsen, CEO of Inchcape Shipping Providers.
“During the last years, the Conti-Strains Group has progressively developed into the route of Shipowner and Ship’s Operator actions, a maritime phase that within the meantime has grow to be the Group’s core enterprise. Due to this fact, the choice was taken to switch the possession of the company set-up Kennedy Hunter from the Conti-Strains Group to Inchcape. By selecting Inchcape, a strong organisation specialising in company actions, Kennedy Hunter is left in skilled and certified fingers, thereby safeguarding the authenticity and continuity of the corporate.
You will need to notice that Conti-Strains will proceed to entrust its company actions in all Belgian ports to Kennedy Hunter. “ mentioned Jean-Frédéric Brion, CEO of the Conti-Strains Group.
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