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Bank funds secure Maritime growth

[ August 26, 2019   //   ]

Felixstowe-based container logistics company Maritime Transport says it will make a number of major strategic changes to strengthen its business after securing an eight-figure finance package from HSBC. The funding has allowed the business to develop its existing freehold property portfolio, creating a network of rail freight hubs across the country, Maritime has also used part of the funding to purchase new, intermodal equipment to develop rail services. The company recently announced the launch of ‘Maritime Intermodal’ and six new rail services to and from major container ports along with the new East Midlands Gateway that will open for business at the end of the year.