September 11, 2017

Government pledges to double UK fleet flying under the Red Duster

Britain’s famous Red Duster will fly proudly in new ports across the globe as part of our new trade drive after our exit from the EU. […]
September 11, 2017

Coal unpopularity impacts UK volumes

Freight handled by UK ports in 2016 was down 3% due to a reduced demand for coal imports. 484m tonnes of freight were handled in 2016, […]
September 11, 2017

Port of Tyne introduces welfare fund to support merchant shipping

Over 100,000 seafarers arrive at the Port of Tyne each year. The welfare, conditions and pay of seafarers varies greatly around the world. Some merchant ships […]
September 11, 2017

Port of Rotterdam Authority launches ‘Building a Sustainable Port’ campaign

The Port of Rotterdam Authority recently launched a new campaign: ‘Building a Sustainable Port’. “Sustainability involves more than just the environment. We have committed to a […]