Ancient history with modern know-how
Balguerie, yesterday, today and tomorrow:
- In 1798, the French Revolution marked the birth of the Balguerie Company.
Jean-Etienne Balguerie, previously a privateer for the King of France, founded an ocean freight company in Bordeaux.
- Creation of the Balguerie Company by its founder, Alfred Balguerie: Ships’ agents, freight forwarders and stevedores.
- Creation of the Balguerie Group, one of the foremost private French groups.
Geographical extension through the opening of various branches on the French territory.
The Group offers a complete service in the field of transport: Ocean freight, Air freight, Haulage.
- A staff of 260, 13 branches, A strong international network.
On the strength of its experience, Balguerie continues to progress and adapt to today’s transport world.