Headquartered in Sydney since 1952, John Swire & Sons Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of UK based John Swire & Sons Ltd, parent company of the Swire Group whose holdings include, in addition to a number of significant privately owned companies, the publically listed companies Swire Pacific, Cathay Pacific Airways, Swire Properties, Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO), and the PNG based Steamships Trading Company.
John Swire & Sons Pty Ltd is the holding company that manages Swire’s interests throughout Australia. Swire’s business interests in Australia date from its early 19th Century shipping operations.
As Swire’s Australian representative, John Swire & Sons Pty Ltd provides management for local subsidiaries: Alex Fraser Group, Swire Cold Storage, HSE Group and Kalari.
Swire’s interests today cover a diverse number of industries including transport & logistics, recycling & materials handling, asphalt production & laying, refrigerated storage & logistics, mining services and mining equipment rental.
With the expectation of a growing economy, Australia is considered to be a favourable environment for the group to expand and grow its business investments. Growth is to be achieved through the organic growth of existing businesses and the acquisition of new businesses in industries that complement the Swire portfolio here in Australia.
Enquiries are welcomed by Diana Krause : 03 9353 7643