Nordic Business Report-August 15, 2006-DFDS A/S acquires Norfolk Line Containers BV
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The Danish shipping group DFDS A/S said on Tuesday (15 August) that it has agreed to acquire the container shipping company Norfolk Line Containers BV from Norfolk Holdings BV for an undisclosed sum.
Norfolk Holdings is a Dutch subsidiary of the Danish multi-sector group AP Maersk-Moller A/S.
Norfolk Line Containers operates six chartered lift-on/lift-off (lo/lo) container ships between Rotterdam and Irish ports.
The acquisition strengthens DFDS Tor Line's position in the lo/lo container shipping segment.
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