The Government’s white papers on the future of Customs and Trade after Brexit have been eagerly awaited but make somewhat disappointing reading, the UK Chamber of Shipping has said today.
10th October 2017
The UK Chamber of Shipping has launched ‘Understanding UK Shipping’, a new book that gives a comprehensive overview of the nation’s maritime industry to newcomers and anyone looking to increase their understanding of the sector.
5th October 2017
Businesses in Scotland that contribute to the Apprenticeship Levy can now apply for a grant of up to £10,000 to up-skill and re-skill their existing workforce.
20th September 2017
The UK Chamber of Shipping and Merchant Navy Training Board have today launched a broadcast quality advert as part of the Careers At Sea campaign.
18th September 2017
Major shipping industry figures from both home and abroad met with ministers in Downing Street on Monday to discuss how the government might better support the UK's maritime industry.
12th September 2017
The UK Chamber of Shipping's Communications Manager, Holly Birkett, joined broadcaster Dan Damon for an hour-long programme on the BBC World Service on Friday.
31st August 2017
The Royal Navy’s new flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth berthed in her home port of Portsmouth on Wednesday morning and was greeted by Prime Minister Theresa May, who hailed the aircraft carrier as a symbol of the UK’s maritime might.
16th August 2017
The UK Chamber of Shipping has welcomed proposals for customs arrangements that could be implemented after the UK’s departure from the European Union.
15th August 2017
Twelve Indian seafarers are closer to going home after been detained onboard the 'Malaviya Seven' in Aberdeen since June 2016 - but the ordeal is not over yet.
17th August 2017
Cruise passengers were confronted with a stark reminder of Man's impact on the natural world when they visited a beach in NE Spitsbergen, Svalbard
11th August 2017
Tim Reardon is best known as one of the UK Chamber of Shipping's policy directors, but he's also a keen maritime historian. In June, he launched his first book, titled 'The Chamber of Shipping and the First World War'.
4th August 2017
Export orders rose last month at the fastest pace since April 2010 - much more than expected, according to a new report. The weaker pound reportedly remained a "key driver" of export growth.
1st August 2017