The support for freeport status to boost Bristol’s global gateway continues to build

Gravity is proud to be part of a South West Business Insider article detailing the campaign to bring at least one of the government’s proposed freeports to the South West.

The return of a freeport system is designed to encourage economic growth through international trade by offering exemptions to

Our Director – Planning and Economic Development, Claire Pearce gave Gravity’s full support to the West of England proposition.

We’re 100 percent behind the West of England proposition because of our proximity to Bristol Port, but also its access to rail, at the moment as the marshalling port for Hinkley Point C. We see huge potential, in the post-Brexit context for Gravity to offer what is quite an exceptional site, in combination with the proximity of Bristol Port. It’s quite a unique proposition for the UK – to provide scale and advanced manufacturing facilities that can bring in that new era of clean economic growth.”

Claire Pearce

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