Maritime UK: Promoting the UK maritime sector


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 […]
March 27, 2018

Maritime UK launches Maritime Masters programme

Maritime Masters Maritime UK’s Maritime Masters programme is strengthening links between UK industry and academia. The programme promotes academic excellence amongst students and their universities, whilst […]
March 21, 2018

Maritime UK: “Great opportunities for UK from oceans”

The Government Office for Science has today published its Foresight Future of the Sea research. Delivered for the Government Chief Scientist, with the ministerial forward co-signed […]
March 12, 2018

‘Biggest and best’ Mersey Maritime Industry Awards recognises excellence of the £4bn sector

Liverpool city region’s £4bn maritime sector last night cemented its global status with the biggest and best Mersey Maritime Industry Awards (MMIAs) 2018 so far. A […]