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30 October 2015

The GEFCO Group acquires IJS Global to strengthen its international air and sea freight services

The GEFCO Group, a global player in logistics for manufacturers and the European leader in automotive logistics, has signed an agreement with Nimbus to acquire the Dutch company IJS Global, specialized in sea and airfreight operations.

The GEFCO Group acquires IJS Global to strengthen its international air and sea freight services

The complementary nature of the GEFCO and IJS Global businesses – with regard to expertise, geographic networks and customer portfolios – will create value for all stakeholders: customers, partners, suppliers and employees.

This acquisition, which is fully in line with GEFCO’s strategy, will position this new entity as the preferred partner of international manufacturers in their search for growth and competitiveness. It will result into a broader range of global logistic services, dedicated to the optimisation of complex supply chains.