Maritime UK: Promoting the UK maritime sector


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 […]
March 8, 2018

Maritime UK: supporting International Women’s Day

One voice for UK shipping, ports, services, engineering and leisure marine We’re delighted to be supporting International Women’s Day today. It’s a day for the sector […]
March 8, 2018

Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2018 putting Merseyside back on the global stage

A record 450 guests will gather at Liverpool FC on Thursday, March 8 for the awards ceremony which will celebrate excellence in Liverpool city region’s powerhouse maritime […]
March 5, 2018

Maritime UK Comment: PM’s ‘Road to Brexit’ speech

David Dingle CBE, Chairman of Maritime UK said: “The maritime sector welcomes the Prime Minister’s speech today. Her commitment to prioritise as frictionless trade as possible […]
March 5, 2018

Maritime UK: National Apprenticeship Week

Whilst our industry’s headlines more often feature trading conditions, scale economies and technical innovation, much of today’s talk is about apprenticeships. I know from my own […]