Geest contract

Meachers Global Logistics has been selected to consolidate and deliver cargo to Portsmouth Docks for Geest Line.

The shipping company has been an exclusively Europe-to-Caribbean freight operator for more than 60 years, with weekly westbound sailings from Portsmouth.

Its fleet handles a range of general cargo from tiny perishables to large project machinery, returning from the Caribbean with fruit and tropical produce for the UK and European markets.

Dirk Hoffman (right), general manager - commercial at Geest Line said: “It is auspicious that we share the same county as a logistics company of such credentials and we have no doubt that our partnership with Meachers will generate new efficiencies and position us for continued growth.”

Gary Whittle (left), commercial director, Meachers Global Logistics said: “We are delighted to be providing Geest Line with a bespoke consolidation and delivery service to support their business. We are committed to delivering outstanding logistics services to our clients and look forward to developing a lasting relationship with Geest Line.”