Executive Briefings

Acquisition of APC Logistics Expands C.H. Robinson's Clout in Asia Pacific

C.H. Robinson has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire APC Logistics, a provider of freight forwarding and customs brokerage services in Australia and New Zealand. The two companies have had a long-standing exclusive agent relationship for business in Australia and New Zealand. The agreement is subject to certain customary closing conditions, including regulatory approval.

Acquisition of APC Logistics Expands C.H. Robinson's Clout in Asia Pacific

"This acquisition allows us to add great talent to our global forwarding team and advances the strategy to expand our global network," said John Wiehoff, chairman and chief executive officer of C.H. Robinson. "We will work hard to successfully integrate the valued employees, customers and suppliers of APC."

APC Logistics is a privately held international freight forwarder, providing ocean, air, customs brokerage and consultancy services, currently serving more than 3,000 customers and suppliers. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, APC Logistics employs approximately 300 people and has seven offices in Australia and two offices in New Zealand.

Source: C.H. Robinson

"This acquisition allows us to add great talent to our global forwarding team and advances the strategy to expand our global network," said John Wiehoff, chairman and chief executive officer of C.H. Robinson. "We will work hard to successfully integrate the valued employees, customers and suppliers of APC."

APC Logistics is a privately held international freight forwarder, providing ocean, air, customs brokerage and consultancy services, currently serving more than 3,000 customers and suppliers. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, APC Logistics employs approximately 300 people and has seven offices in Australia and two offices in New Zealand.

Source: C.H. Robinson

Acquisition of APC Logistics Expands C.H. Robinson's Clout in Asia Pacific