Two notices released by the government last month highlighted the threats posed to UK seafarers should a no-deal Brexit occur.
Organisers British Marine have announced that The London Boat Show will not go ahead in 2019 due to lack of support from the marine industry. The show was scheduled to run at ExCel between the 9th – 13th of January, though the decision has been made that the show will now be postponed to allow for the development of new ideas.
The Government has appointed a team of experts to advise on the future of the maritime industry in the UK, it has been announced. The agenda for discussion includes the development of new technology surrounding autonomous vessels and digital ports to ensure that the UK remains a world leader in the maritime industry.