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Sale of Allport Packaging Ltd

Moore Stephens' Corporate Finance team has advised Allport Cargo Services Ltd, one of the UK’s largest independent logistics and freight forwarding companies, on the sale of Allport Packaging Ltd, its specialist export packaging subsidiary.

The return of the mega deals in the logistics sector!

A review of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the logistics sector
The total value of global M&A transactions in the logistics sector saw a significant increase from £18.9 billion in 2014 to £32.8 billion in 2015, an increase of 74%. However, the volume of transactions increased by only 9% between the two years (2014; 89. 2015: 97) indicating a significant rise in the average size of transaction (Data source: Market IQ).