Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has received a £46.6m funding boost for its Superport ambitions. The funding is part of a package awarded to Liverpool from the government’s Regional Growth Fund and will be used for transport schemes that directly support its plans to become a northern logistics hub. Liverpool LEP chair Robert Hough said: “We have always stressed the economic potential of the City Region acting as a freight and logistics hub for Superport and are therefore […]
Felixstowe Port’s ongoing attempts to resolve traffic congestion and slow turnaround times have been dealt a blow, after the chief executive of rival Peel Ports said customers should snub it in favour of northern terminals.
Logistics firm Gefco UK has officially opened a new £10m hub in Liverpool, which will serve the automotive logistics sector.