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Growing at a rate of Knots

Written by tfshipping on . Posted in News

In a sector populated by age-old firms with long histories, on young shipping company has fast emerged as a major challenger to the established fleet.

When Tim Finley first set up his freight forwarding business five years ago, it didn’t take long for him to realise the huge international potential he was tapping into.

Within 18 months he was already racing past the £1m-a-year turnover mark and, amid a global clamour for his services, he is now close to posting £6.5m in yearly sales.

Exports drive growth at Boldon firm TF Shipping

Written by tfshipping on . Posted in News

A FREIGHT forwarding business which started just five years ago has almost hit a £5m annual turnover, as it benefits from a wave of British exports to developing countries.

Boldon-based TF Shipping has quadrupled in size since being set up by Tim Finley in 2007 and is run by a team of just four staff, although that number is expected to grow.

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