Solent Freeport

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Get in touch today to find out how your business can benefit from Freeport status, following the government’s announcement that Portsmouth’s customs and tax site have been formally approved.

A customs site at Portsmouth International Port will provide tariff-free movement of goods for both import and export. Portico are the Customs Site Operator (CSO), with experts in fields of customsfreight forwarding and logistics on hand, so contact us to find how we can help support your business in this Freeport opportunity.

Portsmouth City Council’s Dunsbury Park development, located off the A3, is the Solent Freeport’s first fully functioning tax zone. This means businesses can take advantage of the benefits straight away from our prime industrial and manufacturing location. The 100 acre tax site offers occupiers business rates relief and other incentives to support investment, skills and employment.

Having both a customs site and a tax site in Portsmouth means the city is ready-to-go, providing opportunities for businesses looking to position themselves within a Freeport area.