September 13, 2019

BPA: New Research Reveals Hidden Value of UK Ports

Ports bring £9.7 billionof direct value to the UKeconomy •115,000direct jobs within the ports sector in 2018, with 431,000in the wider supply chain and 277,000through wider […]
September 10, 2019

UKMPG: Uncertain times make Strong Ports more vital than ever for the UK

Uncertain times make Strong Ports more vital than ever for the UK New research presented today sets out the key characteristics of the Strong Ports that […]
September 6, 2019

Creating freeports will be ‘no magic wand’ for a post-Brexit Britain

Freeports (otherwise known as free-trade zones, or FTZs) are “not a magic wand for reviving struggling regions”, despite claims made by the UK’s international trade secretary […]
August 30, 2019

UK Major Ports Group: comment on £10m Government fund for Brexit preparation grants

Commenting on today’s launch by the Government of a £10 million fund (the Port Infrastructure Resilience and Connectivity (PIRC) Fund) for grants to allow further Brexit […]