P & O

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P & O

abbreviation for
(Commerce) the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company
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These were: Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company and Cabo Marina S.
P&O - the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company - was founded in 1837 and is one of the most iconic names in British business.
A takeover would end 168 years of British ownership at P&O, founded as the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. They carried cargoes to British colonies all over the world in their heyday
The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company is one of the most iconic names in British business and a successful offer would end more than 160 years of corporate history.
Services: P&O Ports is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O), a name synonymous with the maritime and shipping industry since its incorporation under Royal Charter in 1837.
THE Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company went into operation in 1840.