News archive


December 2013

  • Access to Ports – The Commons Transport Committee’s new report looks at the issues affecting port developments and makes recommendations to government
  • Jones Lang Lasalle’s new report: European seaports: the growing logistics opportunity looks at the impact of the container trade on European port development, and the growth of port-centric logistics
  • New and authoritative evidence on the causes and impact of greenhouse gas emissions.  The IPCC Working Group I Summary report explains the shape and consequences of global warming.
  • The Co-operative’s Logistics Service uses rail to cut carbon emissions
  • An enlarged container port is being developed on the Mersey. Liverpool2 construction is well under way and the new container facility is expected to open in 2015.

November 2013

October 2013

September 2013

August 2013

July 2013

June 2013

  • Container trains from China to Europe
  • M & S to be the first tenant in the London Gateway logistics park
  • Port developments – increases in port-handling capacity: Ports of Felixstowe, Tilbury, Liverpool, Ely and London Gateway

May 2013

Spring 2013

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