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Freight forwarding company in Switzerland

Transportation company to buy wanted

Company to buy

  • Sales: > 20m Euro
  • Location: Switzerland
  • Employees: > 20
  • Reason for acquisition: The buyer wants to provide forwarding services out of Switzerland to its global customers
  • CFIE TRB135


A global forwarding and logistics company with a focus on air and sea/ocean forwarding, warehousing and logistics services is looking to buy a medium or larger sized forwarding company in Switzerland to serve its global customer base. Preferably the management is strong and wants to continue growing the company in a larger structure.

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Profile (strategy)

The company is active in ocean/sea and air forwarding and 3PL solutions. The company has a non-asset based strategy. The company is interested in buying freight forwarding companies in Switzerland. Their ideal scenario is to find outfits with above Euro 20m in turnover that are doing well and have EBITDA margins of 4% (preferably higher). If the forwarding company for sale has offices in other countries (like for example Germany) the buyer is interested more.

Activities and or products

The company is active in air and sea forwarding services mainly between Asia the US and Europe. A preference for specific industries exists like retail, apparel, technology, aerospace and pharmaceuticals.


The company has experience with acquisitions and is looking for the right candidates (medium or larger sized forwarding companies with good management).


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