Learn about sea freight policy and compliance using the section below.


Sea freight

Information on liner shipping reforms and port congestion.
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Freight by Water

Freight by Water (FbW) is part of FTA and promotes UK waterways, coastal routes and short sea shipping for freight transportation.
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Container shipping contract service

FTA's Container Shipping Contract service provides a comprehensive subscription package for shippers.
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Mode Shift Centre

Find out how to use rail and water for freight transport services
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'On Board!'

Read the report detailing how freight customers are using water-based services.
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Container weight verification

Find out more about new requirements from 1 July 2016.

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