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>> The Qatar crisis: impact on container shipping services.more.

>> Maritime Professional Services Award.more.

>> Invest in rail freight to cut road congestion.more.

>> South Bradford Lorry Parking Study.more.

>> New Mega Alliances.more.

>> Businesses have their say on freight transport in the Marches.more.

>> Free trade zones at UK ports & airports.more.

>> Non alliance shipping lines.more.

>> New mega alliances.more.

>> Transpacific - port coverage from April 1st.more.

>> Are direct services becoming less attractive for shipping lines?. more.

>> What happens to the small ships post Panama Canal expansion?. more.

>> Maersk to acquire Hamburg-Sud and reinforce its presence on the Latin America routes. more.

>>£0.5 trillion of trade passes through UK ports. More.

>> The future of rail freight and private investment. More.

>> The Northern Freight and Logistics report. More. 

>> Oxford Cambridge Expressway Study. More.

>> The potential impact of Brexit on trade. More.

>> India - the impact of shipping lines’ consolidation and the cabotage rule change. More.

>> Iran – changes in maritime services post-sanctions. more.

>> 'India: The only way is up' say MDST in an article published by Lloyds List. More.

>> Hanjin’s collapse - A wake-up call to the industry? More.

>> Peak season 2016: could the seemingly more rational shipping lines restore stability to the market?. More.

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Waterborne freight

In the waterborne freight sector (inland waterways and coastal shipping) the consultancy works for infrastructure providers such as ports and waterways authorities, the European Commission, government at all levels and property developers, providing the following main services:

  • Economic and commercial feasibility studies for new domestic waterborne freight services and related infrastructure
  • Needs assessment for planning purposes for ports and distribution sites located adjacent to waterways
  • Collection and analysis of waterborne freight statistics on behalf of government
  • Providing strategic policy-based advice to the public sector on the potential of inland waterways to transport freight traffic

 

To find out more about our work in this sector, request our Domestic Waterborne Freight Capability Statement  here.