John Good Shipping

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We have been at the heart of the UK shipping industry since 1833, and have built up an excellent reputation for delivering bespoke services of the highest quality. Today, we provide liner agency, port agency, freight forwarding, roro shipping and haulage and warehousing services to a wide range of companies across different industry sectors. With offices at every major UK port and in Turkey, agents in China, India and the Middle East, and representation at major ports worldwide, you can be sure that we can meet all your shipping needs. We can provide you with a complete end-to-end service, including the handling, warehousing and distribution of all types of cargo. We can meet the requirements of your ship and crew whilst in port, and complete all necessary documentation and customs formalities on your behalf.
TypePrivate
Founded1833
HQHessle, GB
Websitejohngood.co.uk

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)126(+2%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£54.3 M(+19%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at John Good Shipping

Alan Platt

Alan Platt

Chairman
Seamus Jennings

Seamus Jennings

Managing Director
Jon Garnier

Jon Garnier

Finance Director
Paul Ferguson

Paul Ferguson

Head of Sales
Pete Fitzgerald

Pete Fitzgerald

Head of Freight Forwarding North
Stuart Gosling

Stuart Gosling

Head of Freight Forwarding South
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John Good Shipping Office Locations

John Good Shipping has offices in Hessle, Bingley, Cardiff, Coad's Green and in 8 other locations
Hessle, GB (HQ)
Matthew Good House, Orchid Rd
Bingley, GB
19 Victoria Mews, Mill Field Rd
Cardiff, GB
124, 125 Bute St
Coad's Green, GB
1 Moor View
Felixstowe, GB
Cooper House Haven Exchange South
Felixstowe, GB
Walton Ave
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John Good Shipping Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1833
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John Good Shipping Revenue

John Good Shipping's revenue was reported to be £54.28 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

54.3m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

7.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

14.6%

Net income (FY, 2018)

609.0k

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

953.0k

EBIT (FY, 2018)

780.0k

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

84.0k
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

3.3m3.3m3.0m3.1m2.6m3.0m2.7m2.6m3.1m3.7m4.3m4.4m4.3m4.5m4.4m4.7m5.0m25.3m26.0m27.8m27.6m29.9m45.6m54.3m

Revenue growth, %

6%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

20.8m21.4m23.0m22.6m24.5m39.0m46.3m

Gross profit

4.5m4.6m4.8m5.0m5.4m6.6m7.9m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

1.6m1.4m503.2k480.9k9.0k9.6k737.2k361.2k1.7m2.5m2.3m2.6m1.5m2.0m1.8m555.0k1.2m1.5m458.0k615.0k6.0k697.0k5.0k84.0k

Accounts Receivable

2.6m2.3m2.6m2.7m3.1m3.5m2.6m3.2m3.1m3.0m3.4m2.9m3.5m4.3m3.8m4.6m4.8m4.0m4.7m4.2m5.0m5.3m9.2m9.6m

Current Assets

4.6m4.3m3.5m3.7m3.4m3.6m3.5m4.4m5.5m6.2m6.8m5.8m5.7m6.8m6.0m6.0m6.5m6.1m5.7m5.9m5.5m6.9m10.3m10.6m

PP&E

349.7k412.7k420.9k437.9k303.2k272.3k120.9k110.0k198.2k184.8k261.8k740.8k179.7k160.0k96.0k319.0k375.0k336.0k313.0k263.0k452.0k498.0k419.0k335.0k
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

73.2k(98.5k)(462.3k)(4.9k)(257.1k)155.8k96.2k428.6k138.1k340.7k139.8k145.0176.4k278.0k272.0k181.0k154.0k225.0k219.0k(181.0k)665.0k212.0k383.0k609.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

10.4k

Dividends Paid

45.0k100.0k100.0k500.0k

Net Change in Cash

288.1k
GBPFY, 1995

Financial Leverage

5.2 x
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John Good Shipping Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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John Good Shipping Online and Social Media Presence

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John Good Shipping Blogs

We’re now Good Logistics!

It’s an exciting day for us today; we’re changing our trading name to Good Logistics and unveiling our brand-new look!  How will this affect you?    These exciting changes won’t affect how you use our services. You’ll still speak to the same people and use the same systems. Our contact information r…

Deferred Customs Declarations Deadline – 25 June 2021

Deferred Customs Declarations Deadline - 25 June 2021 If you have used the UK Government's deferred declaration scheme (EIDR) from the 1st January 2021, the first deadline for delayed customs import declarations is approaching fast. Anyone who took advantage of the 1st January 2021 175-day extended …

Alan Platt, John Good Logistics Chairman highlights post-Brexit success for short sea shipping in Coastlink Live webinar

During the Webinar, Alan praised the logistics sector for its resilience, agility, and flexibility in reacting and adapting to both Covid and Brexit and expressed optimism for future opportunities. Back in November 2020, as Brexit approached, experts at John Good Logistics were forecasting that shor…

From Monday 14th June we’ll look a little different!

We're excited to let you know that from Monday 14th June, when you visit our website and social channels or interact with a member of our team, you'll notice something different about us - we'll have a new trading name and a new look! Back in January 2020, John Good Logistics Limited officially beca…

The Matthew Good Foundation announces their biggest year of giving yet in their 2020 annual review

The Matthew Good Foundation have published their annual review for 2020, and we’re delighted to confirm that in 2020 the Foundation pledged £85k to charities and good causes, making 2020 their biggest year of giving yet! It was amazing to see so many employees supporting small charities and local ca…

Alan Platt, John Good Logistics Chairman highlights post-Brexit success for short sea shipping in Coastlink Live webinar.

During the Webinar, Alan praised the logistics sector for its resilience, agility, and flexibility in reacting and adapting to both Covid and Brexit and expressed optimism for future opportunities. Back in November 2020, as Brexit approached, experts at John Good Logistics were forecasting that shor…
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John Good Shipping Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was John Good Shipping founded?

    John Good Shipping was founded in 1833.

  • Who are John Good Shipping key executives?

    John Good Shipping's key executives are Alan Platt, Seamus Jennings and Jon Garnier.

  • How many employees does John Good Shipping have?

    John Good Shipping has 126 employees.

  • What is John Good Shipping revenue?

    Latest John Good Shipping annual revenue is £54.3 m.

  • What is John Good Shipping revenue per employee?

    Latest John Good Shipping revenue per employee is £430.8 k.

  • Who are John Good Shipping competitors?

    Competitors of John Good Shipping include Sino-Global, Tuscor Lloyds and Streamline Shipping Group.

  • Where is John Good Shipping headquarters?

    John Good Shipping headquarters is located at Matthew Good House, Orchid Rd, Hessle.

  • Where are John Good Shipping offices?

    John Good Shipping has offices in Hessle, Bingley, Cardiff, Coad's Green and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does John Good Shipping have?

    John Good Shipping has 13 offices.