C.H. Robinson acquires APC Logistics

1 MinutesBy NZ Trucking magazineOctober 4, 2016

C.H. Robinson has acquired APC Logistics, one of Australia and New Zealand’s largest independently owned, international freight forwarders and customs brokers.

The $300 million AUD acquisition expands C.H. Robinson‘s global presence and brings additional capabilities and expertise to the company‘s portfolio.

“We are excited that APC Logistics is now part of C.H. Robinson,” said John Wiehoff, chairman and CEO of C.H. Robinson. “The marketplace response to this acquisition has been extremely positive since the announcement.”

Tony Considine, CEO of APC Logistics said with the acquisition, its customers would benefit from the additional services and scale of C.H. Robinson. “I would like to thank all of our employees for their continued dedication to providing excellent service to our customers.”

With the acquisition, C.H. Robinson will add a new region to its Global Forwarding division, Oceania, and APC will take on C.H. Robinson‘s global technology platform, Navisphere®.