Maritime chief says Merseyside will benefit from new ‘golden era’ of US trade

Liverpool City Region could benefit by more than £500m in extra trade and investment in a new “golden era” as the US and UK move closer to a post-Brexit trade deal. Chris Shirling-Rooke, chief executive of industry body Mersey Maritime, has returned from a high-level trade delegation to New York, headed by the Secretary of State for the Department of International Trade, Dr Liam Fox. They held a meeting aboard the UK’s new state-of-the-art aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, with representatives from New York Maritime ... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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