Apart from Food Business and the Agro Allied Industry, we own a segment in the logistics and support nerve that connects businesses and industries. Our investment and contribution to the smooth running of the various chains and webs of businesses in the economy chains and networks is several companies strong.
Golden Transport Company
Golden Transport Company (GTC) Limited though formally incorporated as a company in 2008, has been in operations right from the inception of Flour Mills Nigeria Plc. It has established effective nationwide haulage and distribution networks that enable sister company’s products to reach their customers on time and in excellent condition.
Golden Transport Company Limited has a dynamic history, its operations started as a Fleet Operations Department of FMN. By 1992, the Department was strengthened with the purchase of 46 BMC Fatih trucks. By 1998, the department was equipped with 203 Mercedes Benz V-6 trucks.
By 2005, an arrangement to convert the Fleet Operations Division to a fully-fledged company with its own structure was concluded and on April 1st, 2008; the company started as a separate corporate personality – Golden Transport Company Limited.
Golden Transport Company Limited maintained the Iganmu and Imam Dauda premises until April 2010 when the company shifted its new corporate Headquarter to Gbagada. The company currently operates with a total of 500 trucks (Mercedes Benz-Iveco and HOWO) with plans of increasing the fleet to 1000 trucks by 2015. To improve the fleet efficiency and to have a better control of its operations, GTC invested in very intelligent tracking devices for its fleet.