Maersk’s acquisition will open the door for an expansion offensive in both Asia and Europe

The acquisition of LF Logistics will act as a stepping stone for Maersk’s continued entry into logistics in Asia and Europe. This acquisition will give Maersk a strong business platform, said Maersk high-level management, Søren Skou and Vincent Clerc, Wednesday.

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With the acquisition of Hong Kong company LF Logistics, Maersk will kill a few birds with one stone in its aim of transforming itself into a global transport and logistics company.

LF Logistics will open the door to the Asian logistics market for Maersk whilst providing the Danish group with a growth-oriented business platform, which can make Maersk acquisitions within logistics in Europe superfluous.

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