Kieserling Group, Compass Ocean Logistics to Merge

Kieserling Group, Compass Ocean Logistics to Merge

Effective Jan. 1, 2013, Bremen-based Kieserling Group will merge with logistics service provider Compass Ocean Logistics.

The new Compass Logistics International AG will have two headquarters, in Bremen and in Dubai, and 40 branches in 18 countries. The company will focus its future business activities in western Europe, North America, the Middle East and India.

Kieserling Group’s business activities include ground transportation, contract logistics and project development. To date, Compass Ocean Logistics has been particularly active in the Middle East and in India, focusing on freight forwarding (both sea and air), ground transportation, project logistics, customs clearance, warehousing, tank container leasing and tank operations.