Mersey Maritime - A driving force for the maritime industry on merseysideMersey Maritime - A driving force for the maritime industry on merseyside

Welcome to Mersey Maritime, the representative body for the Maritime Sector in the Liverpool City Region. We work with businesses of all sizes and in all locations to develop strong, market-responsive supply chains and promote Liverpool’s maritime industry as a world class Centre of Excellence.

1,700 Companies

1,700 companies within the maritime industry across Merseyside, employing 28,000 people & generating c £2.6bn of economic output.

Maritime Jobs

The maritime sector on Merseyside is one of the largest in the UK. There are more jobs based in Liverpool city centre with major container lines than anywhere else outside of London.

Liverpool2

Liverpool2 the new deep water terminal at the Port of Liverpool will double container capacity at the port to nearly 1,500,000 teus.

Ship-To-Door Access

Liverpool2 will create the most central deep water container terminal in Great Britain, offering retailers ship-to-door access to 35 million people within 150 miles.

Services

Our business services are built around four main strands of activity:

BUSINESS SUPPORT

As part of our Maritime Sector Development Programme, businesses can gain support in improving their performance.

COMMUNICATIONS

Good communications are central to business success. Our role is to help focus attention on the region’s thriving Maritime Sector.

EDUCATION & SKILLS

Working with accredited partners we ensure your workforce has access to the education, skills and training programmes to keep competitive.

SUPPLY CHAINS

Strong local supply chains are the lifeblood of a successful industry cluster and much of the work we do is geared towards making this happen.

869

Event Delegates 2016

265

Businesses Supported

26

Events This Year

203

Members

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Mersey Maritime is one of Europe’s most successful maritime cluster organisations, representing the interests of over 1700 Maritime, Logistics and Energy businesses on Merseyside and beyond.

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