Forth Ports

Edinburgh’s Forth Ports helps customers to import and export from eight commercial ports it owns and operates in Scotland and on the Thames. It also manages 280 square miles of navigable waters around the Firths of Forth and Tay. Charles Hammond, 53, is chief executive. After our research closed, the group reported that sales increased to £217.2m and profit to £67.2m.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank136
CompanyForth Ports
ActivityPort facilities provider
LocationEdinburgh
Sales £m211.0
Operating profit £m63.7
Main shareholdersArcus Capital European Infrastructure Fund (63%), Canadian Public Sector Pensions Fund (37%)
Staff1,197
Founded1991
Websitewww.forthports.co.uk

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