Despite wafer-thin margins currently at Dunbia's Northern Irish pork business, I think Cranswick have landed on a great opportunity. Cranswick should be able to lift production through investment, lift the margins through scale and potentially piggy back on the export trend of shipping pork to China. 

With a potentially hard Brexit looming in 2019, corporates need to take risks now to be able to weather the storm in 18 to 24 months' time.