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, Brexit was unexpected. The Fairplay team is tracking the implications of this milestone decision for the maritime industry within the UK and further afield.



News & Analysis

Stena Forerunner
05 Nov 2018
Leading European ro-ro operators and ports are investing in additional vessel and terminal capacity in anticipation of rising volumes while simultaneously preparing for the potential disruptive effect of the UK leaving the EU
Lloyd’s interior
05 Jul 2018
Inga Beale, chief executive officer of Lloyd's, remains optimistic that London will steer through the current marine market challenges
Lloyd’s headquarters in London
28 Jun 2018
With Brexit nine months away, the London insurance market continues to fight to maintain its role as a global hub, but conflict and continuity are major concerns.
David Dingle
11 Jun 2018
The call comes as uncertainty mounts over UK Brexit plans.
The UK Red Ensign
04 Jun 2018
Changes to tonnage tax and residency rules are among the ideas being considered.
Brittany Ferries vessel
25 May 2018
The company plans to charter two newbuildings being built for Stena RoRo in China, the first of which is due for delivery in 2021.


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