May 25, 2020 - Assignment

Bolloré Logistics acquires a majority stake in Global Freight Solutions

Bolloré Logistics, ranking among the world's top ten in transport and logistics, has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of a majority stake in the Swedish company Global Freight Solutions, Sverige AB with its Finnish affiliate. Through the acquisition, Bolloré Logistics strengthens its position in the Nordic region and can now also offer Swedish exporters new transport solutions that enhance their success in the markets in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

Bolloré Logistics is part of the Bolloré Group which is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange and had a revenue of approximately EUR 25 billion in 2019. Global Freight Solutions is an independent freight broker and shipping agent offering customized transport and logistics solutions all over the world.

Bolloré Logistics was advised by Mannheimer Swartling in the transaction.