Mercator Transport establishes in Houston, Texas

LAVAL, QC, June 28 /CNW Telbec/ - Mercator Transport Group Corporation ("Mercator Transport") (TSX-V : GMT) is pleased to announce the beginning of its operations in Houston, Texas, a city hosting the second most important port in the Americas.

This new establishment in Houston will allow greater implication of Mercator Transport in important international scale industrial projects.

The Houston subsidiary's operations will be directed by Mr. Joseph Carrion, who has been an industrial project management professional for the last 30 years.

"Our presence in Houston is part of out strategy to offer greater value-added services to industrial clients, as Mercator Transport consistently looks to stay ahead of the diversified and specific needs of our industrial clients. Being present in this important port city means that we are significantly increasing our offer of services, especially services to Ghana, the port of Houston being an important hub to this African country where Mercator Transport has been established since 2009," explains Jean-Pierre Apélian, CEO of Mercator Transport.

About Mercator Transport

Mercator Transport specializes in transport brokerage, international logistics and distribution. Based in Montreal (Canada), with offices in the United States, France, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia, Mercator Transport offers value-added services in global supply chain management, and designs tailor-made solutions. Customer intimacy and commitment differentiates Mercator Transport in its ability to implement customers' requirements.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements. Words such as "can," "have," "should," "anticipate," "believe," "project," "estimate," "plan," "continue" or similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements, by their nature, are not guarantees of Mercator Transport's future operating or financial performance and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in such statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated in forward-looking statements include risks associated with economic conditions, political situation, foreign exchange rates as well as risks associated with the business environment, and operational risk of Mercator Transport and its subsidiaries. Given the analyses and uncertainties, actual events may differ materially from current expectations. Mercator Transport disclaims any intention or undertaking to update or revise any forward-looking statements, even as a result of future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulatory Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

%SEDAR: 00020866EF

SOURCE MERCATOR TRANSPORT GROUP CORPORATION

For further information: For further information: Mr. Patrick Bazinet, Director and Interim CFO, Investor relations, (450) 667-8886, investisseur@corpgmt.com

Organization Profile

MERCATOR TRANSPORT GROUP CORPORATION

More on this organization


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890