Southampton signs first port partnership

ABP Southampton has launched the first Port Economic Partnership (PEP) in the UK in conjunction with the Department for Transport. The initiative aims to create stronger links between ports and Government and maximise long-term trade and economic growth. The partnership will be launched at an event at London International Shipping Week, on board the NLV. As part of its Maritime 2050 strategy, launched in January, the Government outlined PEPs as a way of ... [+]

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