Jenkins Group Announcement
We are delighted to announce that Jenkins Shipping Group has agreed to purchase Marexport UK Limited based in Felixstowe and Ipswich.
Jenkins has been at the forefront of innovative port logistics solutions for over 40 years, consistently delivering a quality service across a range of activities from stevedoring, container operations, warehousing and road transportation services.
The Felixstowe and Ipswich warehouses increase Jenkins geographic network to 11 UK and Ireland Port locations.
Paul O’Hare, Jenkins Chairman said “We are committed to strengthening and expanding our services to clients in the Port of Felixstowe area. The purchase of Marexport UK, with its outstanding reputation as a major supplier of logistics services, will help progress our plans.”
Steve Day, Marexport UK said “We look forward to building on the strong customer relationships established by Marexport UK and developing new relationships with customers requiring high quality warehousing and port logistics services in the Felixstowe and Ipswich areas”.
The transfer of ownership of Marexport UK to Jenkins completed on the 27th April 2021.
Luca Vergano, Managing Director Marexport UK, commented “We are delighted to conclude this deal with Jenkins and we are sure that what we have successfully built in the Ipswich and Felixstowe area over the last 12 years will be in very good hands going forwards”.