What we do
Our warehousing & storage team advises clients through all issues that arise in relation to the storage of goods including warehouse receipts finance, inventory finance, fraud and theft.
Our specialist team acts for owners, occupiers, logistics companies and for a number of the main commodities trading houses on warehousing arrangements.
We have experience in advising clients on logistical warehousing facilities, cargo industry facilities, storage warehouses and cold storage facilities including the storage of metals, both LME and non-LME warehousing arrangements, and pharmaceuticals.
Our Warehousing & Storage Work
High-profile sale of metal warehousing
Advising a leading Italian trading company on the high-profile sale of a metals warehousing business located in eight jurisdictions to Glencore. This deal was subject to complex regulatory requirements across several jurisdictions.
Finance of metal stocks in LME approved warehouses
Advising a trade finance bank on a facility to finance metal stocks in LME approved warehouses in the US and the Netherlands and take security over them
Operation and development of port container facilities in Yemen
Advising on the negotiation of a variety of agreements for the Yemeni Port of Aden, including Concession Agreement, Management Services Agreement, Port Services Agreement, Employee Transfer Agreement, Secondment Agreement, Performance Guarantees and several Letters of Comfort
International commodities trader on CMA arrangements
Advising International commodities trader on CMA arrangements with Russian warehouses