Europa Worldwide Group has made the first of a promised series of acquisitions with the purchase of Continental Cargo Carriers (CCC). The cross-Channel ro-ro specialist has headquarters in Ostend, Belgium as well as a presence in the Czech Republic and the UK. Purchased for an undisclosed sum, CCC operates a 13,000ft² warehouse in Ostend and 270 trailers, employing 100 people. Andrew Baxter, Europa’s MD, said the central goal behind this acquisition is to strengthen Europa’s part load service to and […]
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