HFW Freeports Series | Freeports: Back in business?
Over the coming weeks, HFW will be launching a series of articles on the reintroduction of Freeports in the UK. We'll be looking at the implications for businesses operating within these Freeports, focusing on a number of industry sectors including Shipping, Construction, Energy & Resources, Aviation and Commodities.
The UK's new Freeports aim to regenerate local economies, create thousands of jobs and boost international trade. Freeports may be back but can they really live up to the government's promises?