There are almost 26,000 active UK seafarers at sea, according to new Government statistics.The annual ...
14th December 2018
P&O Ferries is yet another company that is using apprenticeships to recruit deck and engine-room ratings
22nd November 2018
UK Chamber of Shipping CEO Bob Sanguinetti has told opponents of the Withdrawal Agreement to either accept that the deal struck by the Prime Minister is the best deal possible, or put forward a clear, unambiguous and workable alternative immediately.
19th November 2018
The UK Chamber of Shipping has welcomed reports that the UK Government and the European Union have reached agreement on the UK’s withdrawal.
14th November 2018
The UK Chamber hosted its third Brexit Forum for members on Wednesday 7th November, which provided an opportunity for industry and Government to consider the latest developments in the UK’s negotiations with the EU.
9th November 2018
Rachel Gurnett from the Merchant Navy Training Board is encouraging UK maritime professionals to volunteer to help promote careers at sea to young people.
29th October 2018
UK Chamber CEO responds to reports that Government may charter ships in the event of a No-Deal Brexit.
29th October 2018
The UK has a lucrative opportunity on its hands, writes Nick Chubb, one of the authors of the new report 'Frictionless trade: How new technology will power international trade'
23rd October 2018
As we bid a bittersweet farewell to Terry ahead of her retirement, she shares some highlights - and low-lights - of her colourful career at the Chamber
12th October 2018
Five new ratings have begun permanent contracts with DFDS after completing apprenticeships. Could this be the solution to recruiting more UK ratings?
11th October 2018
Cadet Bradley Horton is the first to officially accrue sea time by completing an industrial placement, developed and trialled by the MNTB and its partners.
10th October 2018
In this guest blog, Jaap Gebraad from SEA Europe, the Shipyards and Maritime Equipment Association, explains why working together is the only way to meet the ambitions of the IMO's 2050 Greenhouse Gas Strategy
5th October 2018