Maersk Logistics and Damco to merge

AP Moller–Maersk has announced it will merge Maersk Logistics and its freight forwarding arm Damco into one business unit. From 7 September, the merged companies will trade as Damco, with a global customer base of around 10,000. Rolf Habben-Jansen, CEO of Maersk Logistics and Damco, said: “We will continue to build on the strengths already embedded in our company, particularly putting our customers and their business first.”