factbox-what does bollore's wide-ranging family business include? - plastic film packaging
Paris, April 24Reuters)-
On Tuesday, French billionaire Vincent borllore was questioned by police on charges of African port concessions, and his family has become-
During the 37 years in charge of the group, Bolo became an international group. The Brittany-
Based on the manufacturer's high
The high-quality tissue paper he inherited in print and publication in early 1980 has become 18 years old. 3 billion-euro ($22. 35 billion)
Global group with Paris listed companies and 80,000 employees. The 66-year-
He is a friend of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy and several African leaders. He said he will give control of the group to his four children in February 2022. The year of his 70 th birthday is also the two years of the company.
Bolllore's transportation and logistics division has been established through continuous acquisitions and investments since the 1990 generation, achieving most of the group's operating profits over the past 20 years. It generated 7.
Revenue in 2017 was EUR 9 billion.
The department, led by Cyrille, one of the three sons of bolllore, is particularly active in West Africa, where its subsidiaries employ 25,000 employees.
Bolllore African Logistics operates 16 container ports in Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Ghana, Gabon, Benin, Congo, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Togo and Cameroon.
The company operates railway services in Cameroon, Benin and Côte d'Ivoire and invests in oil and gas projects
Industry, telecom and pharmaceutical industry.
In addition, the company is actively involved in oil logistics, including the distribution and storage of fuel and petroleum products in France, Germany and Switzerland.
With annual sales of more than 10 billion euros, after the accounts of Vivendi in France were merged into the group's balance sheet, the communications business surpassed transport and logistics to become the largest source of revenue for bolllore.
Bolllore became the biggest investor in the media giant in 2014 and now owns 20% of the payment owner Vivendi
Canal Plus TV Group and Universal Music Group, the world's largest music brand.
As long-bol is given double voting rights under French law, bolllore controls Vivendi
The media company acquired Havas in 2017, when bolllore sold 60% of the advertising company's controlling stake in the amount of 3. 9 billion euros.
Another son of bolllore, Yannick, took over his father last week as chairman of Vivendi.
This is the smallest sector by turnover, with revenue of 0. 311 billion euros last year in the energy storage sector, but Bolo sees great potential.
The billionaire is a supporter of battery technology, and the Autolib electric car sharing service operated by bolllore in Paris and other French cities uses battery technology.
The battery of bolllore is produced by a wholly owned subsidiary of the group
Have factories in Europe.
The department also produces plastic film for capacitors and super capacitors
Film for packaging.