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Supply Chain Brief: How DSV’s Acquisition of Panalpina Will Impact Global Supply Chains

Published: 05 April 2019

ID: G00390086

Analyst(s): John Johnson , Greg Aimi , David Gonzalez


DSV-Panalpina is set to become the world’s second-largest airfreight forwarder and the fourth-largest ocean freight forwarder. The buyout may lead to more mergers in the highly fragmented freight forwarding sector, providing opportunities and perhaps some risk for supply chain leaders in logistics.

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