>> USA tariffs on steel imports. more.

>> The new silk road. more.

>> The importance of inland connectivity. more.

>> Changing picture on the Far East – WCSA trade lane. more.

>> USA tariffs on steel and aluminium. more.

>> Top 10 shipping lines control the deep sea market. more.

>> Indonesia cabotage.more.

>> Panamax vessels.more.

>>UNCTAD liner shipping connectivity index.more.

>>New freight forecasts for Network Rail.more.

>>Global supply and demand for container shipping.more.

>>Mid Wales and Marches freight strategy.more.

>> MDST's projections for 2017.more.

>> SM Line - its first months.more.

>> North American East Coast Port Expansion.more.

>> Japan-EU Trade Deal.more.

>> The Ocean Network Express.more.

>> 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.

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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.