November 25, 2020

‘Busy but coping’–UK ports handle global container surge

The UKMajor Ports Group(“UKMPG”), the voice for the UK’s largest port operators including all deep […]
November 25, 2020

BPA Calls for Government to Back a Better Connected Britain

Ahead of this week’s spending review, the British Ports Association (BPA) has outlined the case […]
November 23, 2020

What are free ports and what are the economic benefits?

This morning the Treasury announced that the bidding process for the creation of up to […]
November 18, 2020

GOV.UK: MIN 645 (M+F) Amendment 1 Inventory of hazardous materials certification for UK ships subject to Port State Control (PSC)

GOV.UK Guidance MIN 645 (M+F) Amendment 1 Inventory of hazardous materials certification for UK ships […]
November 18, 2020

F-drones carries out world’s 1st commercial drone delivery at night

Singapore-based startup F-drones has carried out the world’s first commercial drone delivery at night to a vessel in Singapore. The operation […]
November 16, 2020

GOV.UK: Policy paper Freeports bidding prospectus

Freeports bidding prospectus The Freeports bidding prospectus gives further details on the UK Freeports model […]
November 16, 2020

Major Ports Group welcomes the launch of the freeports Bidding Prospectus but calls for more time to submit bids

The UKMajor Ports Group(“UKMPG”), the voice for the UK’s largest port operators, has commented on […]
November 15, 2020

Winners of 2020 Maritime UK Awards announced

The very best of the UK’s £46.1 billion maritime sector were celebrated at last night’s […]
November 12, 2020

COVID-19 cuts global maritime trade, transforms industry

The pandemic has sent shockwaves through global maritime transport and laid the foundations for a […]