Green issues will trump Brexit in 2020, say ports

Sustainability could overtake Brexit as main focus for the industry in 2020, says the British Ports Association in its annual New Year’s message. Chief executive Richard Ballantyne said while UK new border controls will be a major challenge for parts of the UK logistics sector including those on the Irish Sea, head of policy and external affairs, Mark Simmonds, added that for many, “2020 is the year of the sulphur cap ... [+]

Ports call for planning refresh

The British Ports Association and the consultancy arm of Associated British Ports, ABPmer, have published a white paper on how masterplanning can contribute to growth in coastal regions as well as help communicate strategies and visions to stakeholders. It’s also calling on the Government to update its planning guidance for the ... [+]

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