Maritime UK: Promoting the UK maritime sector

June 22, 2018

Second gathering of maritime regions held in Plymouth

Maritime UK’s Regional Council held its second meeting in Plymouth on Tuesday (19th June). The South Coast Marine Cluster hosted the gathering and shared its priorities […]
June 20, 2018

UK has a golden opportunity to attract global shipowners and their investment

Greece is the largest shipowning nation in the world, and London is the world’s leading centre for professional maritime services. It’s this along with cultural links, […]
June 18, 2018

Maritime UK Weekly update

The week ahead This week is a busy one for the maritime sector. With plenty of opportunity to promote our interests and work with partners to […]
June 13, 2018

Maritime UK asking companies to sign the #WomenInMaritime pledge.

The Pledge The Women in Maritime pledge is the forerunner to the launch of the Women in Maritime Charter.  Signatories to the pledge will be making clear […]
June 8, 2018

DIT must drastically up its game to achieve ‘Global Britain’ ambitions

Poor prioritisation and resource allocation at the Department for International Trade has put UK’s ambitions to become a global trading nation after Brexit under threat, Maritime […]
June 5, 2018

Liam Fox’s International Trade Department slammed for poor Brexit preparations by UK maritime sector

Liam Fox’s International Trade Department slammed for poor Brexit preparations by UK maritime sector LIAM Fox’s trade department was compared to a dentist trying to fly […]
May 30, 2018

What the UK’s biggest ports think could shape the port of tomorrow and boost trade

Regan and Gorbachev in Reykjavik talking about Glasnost. Chernobyl. Maradona scoring his ‘Hand of God’ goal. Wham! splitting up. Seem like a long time ago? 1986 […]
May 9, 2018

Maritime UK: New report highlights value and contribution of Solent maritime sector

Maritime sector contributes 20% of Solent economy Trade worth £77.5 billion passes through Solent ports Economic output from the Solent maritime sector has increased 14% over […]
May 8, 2018

Maritime UK: Potential job cuts at Department for International Trade

Responding to news of potential job cuts at the Department for International Trade, Maritime UK Chairman, David Dingle CBE said: “This is deeply worrying news. “At […]
April 30, 2018

Feats of engineering

Marine engineers are in demand in an industry that offers a wide and varied range of careers With close to 200,000 people with engineering skills needed […]
April 23, 2018

Maritime UK Mulls Increased Commonwealth Trade

Lord Mountevans, Vice Chairman. Photo: Maritime UK  Alderman The Lord Mountevans, Maritime UK Vice Chair, called for increased trade between UK and Commonwealth countries at the […]
April 4, 2018

Maritime UK: UK-India Opportunities Forum – Register

Event: Maritime UK-India Opportunities Forum Maritime UK is working with the Department for International Trade and the UK-India Business Council to organise a Forum to increase […]