Writing exclusively for the UK Chamber, Brexit minister Robin Walker argues that shipping will play a key part in achieving the UK’s ambition to be a major trading nation outside the EU
15th March 2018
We hear so much about shipping being a male-dominated industry, especially at sea - does this translate to being a hostile environment for women to work? We asked cadets.
8th March 2018
The MNTB’s Careers at Sea campaign wants UK shipping organisations to help raise awareness of maritime careers among young people and jobseekers on March 6th - here's how you can help.
15th February 2018
Attendees of the UK Chamber of Shipping's Annual Dinner raised £7,660 for the Seafarers' Hospital Society (SHS), the President's nominated charity, at the event on 5th February.
12th February 2018
The shipping industry can play a part in ending the illicit trade of wildlife and wildlife products, HRH Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge said in an address to the UK Chamber of Shipping's Annual Dinner.
12th February 2018
Dr Grahaeme Henderson, President of the UK Chamber, last night launched HiLo, a predictive modelling tool for accident prevention in shipping.
16th February 2018
Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport, used his speech at the UK Chamber of Shipping’s Annual Dinner on Monday to contribute to a “radical” vision that will support and propel the nation’s maritime industry well into the future.
6th February 2018
The annual intake of cadets is to grow by 60%, thanks to the Government’s plan to double funding for seafarer training – a policy first proposed by the UK Chamber of Shipping and trade union Nautilus.
2nd February 2018
We have again been approached by the Department for Transport to put forward nominations for the 2019 New Year Honours List to on behalf of the UK shipping industry.
26th January 2018
The Merchant Navy Training Board’s (MNTB) Careers at Sea campaign is, for the first time, sponsoring an entire day during National Careers Week (5th-10th March) and is calling on UK shipping companies to help spread the word.
23rd January 2018
The UK Chamber of Shipping is delighted to announce that His Royal Highness Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, will attend the 2018 Annual Dinner at the Park Lane Hilton on 5th February.
25th January 2018
The Government's newly issued 'Guide to the application of the Equality Act 2010 and National Minimum Wage for seafarers' does not make any change to entitlement for those working in UK waters, the UK Chamber of Shipping advises.
18th January 2018