• Guest blog: The IMO decision on 2020 marine fuel sulphur requirements is a call to action for the industry, says Justin Longhurst, marine fuels supply and trading manager at BP, who gives us an oil major's perspective on the challenges ahead.

  • Glenys Jackson, director of the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB), has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for her services to recruitment and training.

  • The government needs to continue engaging "robustly" with the private sector in order to develop and maintain business innovation and a skilled workforce – especially in the current economic climate, Humza Yousaf, MSP for Transport and the Scottish Islands, has said.

  • "We can lead the way in creating a safer and more prosperous maritime sector," president Dr Grahaeme Henderson told attendees at the UK Chamber's summer lunch in Edinburgh.

  • It’s time for a deep breath, cool heads and rational thinking after the election, says Guy Platten.

Watch now: Delivering for Britain

As the UK prepares to leave the European Union there is a renewed focus on its trading relationships with the world. 95% of the UK’s international trade is moved by sea and shipping has never been more important to economic prosperity. In this film we show how the industry is preparing for Brexit, how it is influencing the political landscape and how it is leading the world in investment, skills and technology – in short, this is how we are delivering for Britain.

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