Containerships has assured staff and customers that it is business as usual after the announcement it is to merge with French shipping giant CMA CGM. Under the deal, the French carrier will acquire Containership’s shipping, harbour and terminal holdings. It will also merge Containerships’ services with those of its short sea subsidiary MacAndrews. The merger is subject to the approval of the European competition authorities which could take up to six months. CMA CGM is the 3rd biggest container shipping […]
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Gwent-based recovery firm Caldicot Group has acquired Overbrook Recovery in a move which will see the company expand its portfolio of depots to four regional centres.
Refrigerated-rental firm Petit Forestier is to buy leasing and rental provider Fraikin in a deal that will create a European player with combined sales of €1.3bn (£1.09bn).