Shock as government map of UK's main marine hubs doesn't include the Humber



The Humber has been left off a new government map highlighting marine clusters around the UK.
The four major ports on the estuary - Hull, Goole, Grimsby and Immingham - handle more than 65 million tonnes of cargo between them and contribute £2.bn to the UK economy every year.
But the country's main gateway to northern Europe is not among seven marine clusters identified in a report which forms part of the government's new flagship industrial strategy which was launched last month.
Instead, Merseyside, Teeside, Southampton, the Kent ports and even Lowestoft are included.
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14 December 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 30
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