This group specialises in freight transport and logistics throughout Britain and Ireland. Its other interests include trailer manufacturing, truck and trailer rental, commercial-vehicle auctions and property development. Ballyvesey is based in County Antrim and led by its founder, Harold Montgomery, 67. In 2013 it bought two English companies, CFT Services and Birds Transport, both for undisclosed sums.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank10
CompanyBallyvesey Holdings
ActivityTransport services provider
LocationCounty Antrim
Sales £m561.2
Operating profit £m5.2
Main shareholdersMontgomery family (100%)
Staff2,582
Founded1970
Websitewww.ballyveseyholdings.com

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