UK Shipping Minister to speak at MLE conference


Boris Johnson left Stephen Hammond centre and John Fredriksen right

As a major component of the 250,000-visitor International Festival for Business in Liverpool this summer, this one-day CEO-level conference will focus on the crucial role the shipping and port sectors play in driving forward trade growth in the UK and abroad.

Stephen Hammond MP, UK Shipping Minister, will lead a debate that will include high-level contributions from the leading players in shipping and freight movement as they discuss the latest areas of blue sky thinking and how this is altering the way business is conducted and trade flows are enhanced.

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Pictured: L-R Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, Stephen Hammond, and Frontline’s John Fredriksen, pictured at London International Shipping Week 2013