Maritime UK: Promoting the UK maritime sector

January 19, 2018

UK’s maritime regions to gather for first time in Birkenhead

The UK’s maritime regions are to formally meet for the first time in Birkenhead later this month. Maritime UK’s Regional Council is bringing together maritime ‘cluster’ […]
January 18, 2018

Maritime UK Weekly update

  One voice for UK shipping, ports, marine and business services New Maritime Minister welcomes Women in Maritime Taskforce New Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani MP, has […]
January 18, 2018

‘Women in Maritime’ Taskforce established

Maritime UK has established a Taskforce to address fairness, equality and inclusion within the maritime sector. The Taskforce brings together leaders from across the maritime sector […]
January 17, 2018

New video highlights value of UK ports industry ahead of draft Brexit deal

Ports industry employs 101,000 people; handles 500m tonnes of freight Ports industry contributes £7.5bn in GVA to the UK economy The British Ports Association today launches […]
January 16, 2018

**Maritime UK Annual Review 2018**

Maritime UK announces a major new initiative in production of the Maritime UK Annual Review. Designed to act as a focal point and provide a comprehensive […]
January 3, 2018

Maritime Matters

Maritime UK brings together the UK’s shipping, ports, marine and business services industries to promote the sector, influence government and drive growth. 2017 was a critical […]
January 2, 2018

Maritime UK: 2018 is the Year of Engineering

The maritime sector is working together to provide rewarding careers for the next generation of engineers. Engineering is all about solving problems using specialist technical and […]
December 28, 2017

Maritime sector scoping global markets for major UK opportunities

In December Maritime UK organised a summit at Mersey Maritime’s Knowledge Hub in Birkenhead, attended by industry heavyweights as well as senior officials from the Foreign […]
December 14, 2017

Economic output from the Welsh maritime sector has increased 16% over a five-year period

New report highlights value and contribution of Welsh maritime sector Economic output from the Welsh maritime sector has increased 16% over a five-year period, a new […]
December 12, 2017

Shipping industry holds key to solving UK logistics crisis

By Mersey Maritime The logistics business is under pressure like never before. Despite Government backing for an export-led economy there remain significant concerns, not least over […]
December 11, 2017

Striking a sector deal for maritime

The Government has challenged industrial sectors to make proposals that will help the UK build its international competitive advantage. Maritime is working on its own bid. […]
December 11, 2017

Seafarers UK support for Nautilus Welfare Fund projects

Nautilus has welcomed a significant new donation from Seafarers UK which will help to sustain the vital welfare work its charitable arm does for retired or […]