Skytanking Sells Its Italian Business to Carboil
Skytanking Srl has into-plane operations at the airports of Rome (Fiumicino), Naples, Venice and Palermo and storage facilities at the airports of Milano (Linate), Naples, Venice and Palermo.
Gerard Reumer, CEO of Skytanking Holding GmbH commented: “Portfolio optimization is one of the cornerstones of our strategy. After careful consideration, we have taken the decision to exit the Italian market. We have been in discussion with a number of parties regarding the sale of our Italian legal entity. We are very pleased that we have reached agreement with Carboil Srl, a well-established and respected player in the Italian into-plane service market”.
Skytanking is a subsidiary of Marquard & Bahls, a Hamburg-based company that operates in the fields of supply, trading and logistics of energy & chemicals. Skytanking provides a full range of aviation fuelling services including building, owning and operating aviation fuel storage and hydrant facilities, and providing into-plane services to airlines, airports and oil companies. Skytanking handles 24.7 million cbm of aviation fuel per year, refuelling 2 million aircraft at 83 airports in 14 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America.