Avind International’s Acquisition of VR Group’s International Road Logistics Business Close

Castrén & Snellman advised VR Group on the deal.

VR Group announced the sale of its international road logistics business to the Finnish company Avind International Oy.

The transaction comprises Transpoint International (FI) Oy owned by VR Group and two Russian subsidiaries owned by Transpoint International (FI) Oy. Transpoint International (FI) has been responsible for VR Transpoint’s international road traffic in Russia.

VR Group is a responsible service company operating in the field of travel, logistics and maintenance that is speeding up the journey towards a healthy and carbon-neutral Finland.

Avind International Oy is a reliable partner in the logistics services market since 1998 that provides road, sea and rail transportation, forwarding and brokerage services, and warehouse logistics.

The Castrén & Snellman team included Heidi Paalanen-Koev (Picture), Maiju Mäkinen, Sari Laaksonen and Valter Olkkonen.

Involved fees earner: Sari Laaksonen – Castrén & Snellman; Maiju Mäkinen – Castrén & Snellman; Valter Olkkonen – Castrén & Snellman; Heidi Paalanen-Koev – Castrén & Snellman;

Law Firms: Castrén & Snellman;

Clients: VR Group Ltd ;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler