International Bunkering Acquires One of U.S.'s Oldest Bunker Brokering Firms

By MarEx 2013-11-01 09:01:00

International Bunkering, one of the world’s leading bunker and lubricant trading companies, announced an expansion of its global coverage. International Bunkering has acquired Glander International – the renowned US bunker brokering firm – and is proud and excited about this accomplishment.

This opportunity will be used to change the company’s name and to re-brand it in line with this expansion. All brand equities will be transferred from both companies, and incorporated into the new company, Glander International Bunkering from November 1st, 2013.

“There are significant synergies connecting both companies, and this acquisition will reinforce Glander International Bunkering’s global operations. Jointly, the two companies’ financial power, heritage and expertise will benefit our customers, through the positive union that this acquisition will bring. Clients will enjoy access to more in-depth knowledge, greater engagement with all major time zones and round-the-clock availability of Glander International Bunkering’s expert brokers and traders,” said Christoffer Berg Lassen, Managing Director and CEO of Glander International Bunkering [pictured above].

Glander International Bunkering will remain committed to assisting customers with purchasing the highest quality products in a cost-effective manner. The company now offers a substantially enhanced global influence, and has offices strategically located in Dubai, Singapore, Mumbai and Florida.

“We are happy to welcome both our current and prospective clients to our new company, Glander International Bunkering. The two companies have complementary strengths which we will utilize to benefit all our customers. We are also excited to continue our mission of providing high service standards and further strengthening our global presence. The integration and expansion of these two well-known brands will only further consolidate our name as one of the leading bunker trading and brokering firms in the world,” continues Lassen.

Glander International Bunkering is now one of the largest bunker & lubricant trading and brokering firms in the world.

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