LAVAL, QC, Feb. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - Mercator Transport Group Corporation
("Mercator Transport") (TSX VENTURE: GMT), is proud to announce the
renewal of the agreement with EP Minerals, an EP Management Corporation
subsidiary (previously known as Eagle Picher Corporation), as exclusive
supplier of EP Minerals diatomaceous earth in Canada.
The American EP Minerals is one of the most important producers of
diatomaceous earth in the world. Diatomaceous earth is an absorbent
notably used in automotive and industrial sectors for the absorption of
oil spills and other oil products. Through its distribution division,
Mercator Transport distributes this industrial product through a
network of more than 2000 points of sale across Canada.
The initial agreement with EP Minerals, which came into force as of
January 1, 2008, had a term of five years. The initial agreement has
now been renewed until December 31, 2015, adding two years to the
initial term. The main terms and conditions of the agreement remain
About Mercator Transport
Mercator Transport specializes in freight forwarding, international
logistics and distribution. Based in Montreal (Canada), with offices in
the United States, France, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania 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.
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.
SOURCE MERCATOR TRANSPORT GROUP CORPORATION
For further information:
Mr. Patrick Bazinet, Director and Interim CFO