A landmark referendum over the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union has ended in victory for those in favour of leaving the EU.

For many in shipping, the Brexit was unexpected. The IHS Fairplay team will been navigating the implications of this milestone move for the maritime industry within the UK and further afield.



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Lloyd's of London
18 Jul 2017
The 24th Global Insurance Forum held in London heard from a panel of experts in how they saw the London insurance market after the UK leaves to the European Union in 2019.
Ships move 95% of UK trade, notes UK Chamber of Shipping.
07 Feb 2017
Uncertainties of Brexit acknowledged at UK Chamber of Shipping dinner, but opportunities for shipping are seen too.
Europa managing director Andrew Baxter
27 Jan 2017
The UK government has called on logistics executives to assess the impact that Brexit will have on customs clearance for freight shipments.
Prime Minister Theresa May outlined the UK's strategy for leaving the EU
18 Jan 2017
UK-based marine insurers now risk losing access to write business across the European Union.
10 Jan 2017
Firms need to sit down and examine what Brexit might mean for them and their operational strategy going forwards, warns Aon's David Mahoney
Market insiders say the Lloyd’s is set to choose Paris as its European home
06 Jan 2017
The future role of London as a marine insurance centre has been thrown into doubt as speculation about the possible ramifications of the UK’s exit from the European Union begins to rise.


Without knowing whether it will come  ‘hard’ or ‘soft’ shipping remains apprehensive

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