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Brexit sets stage for UK Free Ports 

Brexit could provide the United Kingdom with new economic freedom if the country exits the EU Customs Union, a new report by UK’s Centre for Policy Studies (CPS)...

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Rotterdam Port ends first three quarters with lower volumes 

The plunge in dry bulk volumes at the Dutch Port of Rotterdam contributed to the 1.9 percent decrease in the port’s total cargo throughput for the first three...

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UK, Australia hold post-Brexit trade talks 

Australia and the UK are holding “preliminary discussions” about a post-Brexit trade deal. Australian trade minister Steven Ciobo said the “strong...

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Brexit to change UK’s import-export mix, says Drewry  

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union would probably lead to a change in the mix, as the UK could switch some of the countries from which to imports...

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UK ports could benefit from Brexit

Ports in Britain could gain advantage over ports in the European Union due to Brexit by dodging the EU’s proposed Ports Services Regulation, Reuters has cited...

Brexit dents global economic outlook, fiscal stimulus ahead – Poll   

Confidence in prospects for the global economy has been dented following Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, with a growing view that monetary policy is a...

Singapore maritime could gain from Brexit

The Lion City’s rapid rise as an international shipping centre has been well documented and it could benefit from the UK’s move to the EU combined with its...

Brexit: Potential implications for the maritime sector

While the nature of the United Kingdom’s future trading relationship with the European Union (“EU”) will take some time to become clear, it is important to realise...

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English law remains favourable in maritime trade even after Brexit

London-based legal firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has issued a briefing paper on the potential implications of Brexit from a maritime law point of view. Once...

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Brexit could push back container shipping recovery to 2017

Although the UK only accounts for 5million TEU of the global container trade of 185million TEU, the vote to leave the EU could have an impact on the much wider European...

Oil and commodities shrug off Brexit slump

Oil approached the end of last week down slightly on a midweek rally but still well ahead of its lowest point after Britain’s shock vote to leave the European...

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UK maritime and business bodies call for calm after Brexit vote

With the dust still to settle a week after the UK’s unexpected referendum vote to leave the EU, several of the country’s maritime and business bodies have...