Kerry acquires U.K. forwarders
Hong Kong-based Kerry Logistics said Tuesday it has acquired two freight forwarding companies in the United Kingdom, Manchester-based Bergen Freight Forwarding and Leeds-based Regency Forwarding.
Bergen specializing in sea freight imports from India and the Far East, which Kerry said would help strengthen its freight forwarding capabilities in the United Kingdom and Europe. Regency offers air freight, sea freight and international trailer movements for imports and exports, focusing on imports from the United States and Asia and exports to international destinations. Kerry said Regency will extend its coverage across the industrial heartland of Yorkshire and the northeast of England.