London Gateway and the changing face of container haulage


 

Last month Chris Lawrenson, MD of Pentalver, warned that the container haulage market would “change dramatically” over the next 12 months when the London Gateway opens at the end of the year. Well, Lawrenson’s crystal ball was correct. (Although he didn’t predict London Mayor Boris Johnson turning up on site a couple of weeks ago – as pictured.)   Despite Marks & Spencer being the first landside customer at Britain’s newest port development – actual names of shipping lines coming […]