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Maersk Announces Acquisition of Vandegrift

Posted February 13, 2019

Under Logistics & Supply Chain Issues, U.S. Customs Issues

(Hariesh Manaadiar – Shipping & Freight Resource)

Shipping lines seem to be strengthening their position in the market with growth strategies based on the acquisition of logistics service providers.

Close on the heels of CMA-CGM’s acquisition of a major stake in CEVA Logistics, another shipping major has announced the acquisition of a customs brokerage firm.

Maersk announced the acquisition of Vandegrift Inc., a premier US-based Customs House Broker, representing the first acquisition of the year in the fast-growing logistics sector. Click here to read more.