Slow boats from China

To Hull and back: the Northern Way envisages the port of Hull as the UK’s centre of freight shipping

To cope with increased imports from the likes of China, the three northern RDAs want the Humber to become the UK’s main hub for shipping. But can it compete with ports in the south?

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