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LV Shipping & Transport, a global brand with a Teesside heart

27-07-2017

LV Shipping & Transport is an international logistics provider, offering a full range of services including; Ocean Freight, Road Transport, Airfreight, Warehousing & Storage, Chartering & Ships Agency, Project Freight Forwarding & Customs Management Solutions.

The LV Group was established in the Netherlands in 1921 and to this day is an independent, privately owned company. LV currently employs over 500 people across 36 offices worldwide, 12 of which of are based here in the UK. LV’s Offices are supported by a global network of long standing partners and dedicated agents. 

LV shipping & Transport are deeply rooted in Teesside with our UK flagship facility based in Middlesbrough since 1986, a historic year for both partners. LV’s Middlesbrough office is only a stone’s throw from the Riverside, employing over 85 local people offering our clients a full range of company services.

Chris Lewin, Managing Director of LV Shipping & Transport, said: “LV Shipping & Transport has been a major player in logistics on Teesside for over 30 years and feels now is the time to join forces with the biggest brand in Teesside, Middlesbrough Football Club. LV are proud to be supporting Middlesbrough Football Club and hopes this new partnership can help bring new commercial opportunities and increase economic growth throughout the region.”

Lee Fryett Head of Partnerships at MFC added: “We are delighted to welcome LV Shipping & Transport as our latest Platinum Partner. We are looking forward to working with Jonathan and the team to help promote LV Shipping & Transport through the partnership, and it is always fantastic to be working with companies with such strong connections to the local community,”

It is in LV’s DNA to offer their clients reliable, and cost-effective transport solutions that can be qualified as best in industry. For this reason, many of the world’s leading companies have chosen LV Shipping & Transport as their preferred supplier for their logistics challenges.