Labour conference sees free port opposition

There was strong opposition to free ports during the Labour Party Conference near the end of September, with the concept being described as “job-destroying”.

That’s according to British Ports Association (BPA) policy manager Mark Simmonds, who said that the opposition occurred at the launch of the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers’ new maritime manifesto at the conference, which was held in Liverpool in the UK.

Port Strategy 4 October 2018 – read full article here

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