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<p>National Maritime, is the maritime network for industries influenced by the sea and waterways. Our purpose is to serve and support our members to help them grow and increase business. We promote the UK as a world class location central to the country’s global maritime aspirations and work with those industries ambitious to drive trade, productivity and economic growth.</p>

National Maritime, is the maritime network for industries influenced by the sea and waterways. Our purpose is to serve and support our members to help them grow and increase business. We promote the UK as a world class location central to the country’s global maritime aspirations and work with those industries ambitious to drive trade, productivity and economic growth.


Membership opens the door to new business opportunities, it is corporate, meaning that all your staff join, not just one individual within a business.

Events & Networking

Business is all about making the right connections and building the relationships that lead to further business. Make the maritime connection and start networking today.

Job-site & Recruitment

Jobs in Maritime, the global maritime job-site and recruitment service of National Maritime. Start your executive search with us.


Maritime industries respond best to a  single approach and brand experience, no matter how they choose to engage. So, now let’s talk about you.




Widely recognised for our high quality events with leading speakers, National Maritime holds over 42 events each year enabling your business to make new connections and do business, including sector support workshops, seminars and trade events to support key sectors


Representing our members, we draw on our expertise to assist policymakers to promote the issues and interests raised, ensuring government and stakeholders understand the views and needs of industry, to drive economic growth

business support
business support

Whether you are a start-up or an established business looking to grow, we offer professional advice, guidance and information required to help you succeed

National Maritime’s first Investinblue conference

Liverpool’s Exhibition Centre

With more than 6000 visitors, 12 industry experts and one government minister, INVESTINBLUE succeeded in demonstrating a collaborative approach in supporting UK maritime industries.

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News updates

Apr 24,2017

Positive Early Take Up of ‘Green’ Discount on Port Charges

In the first three months of the year, 66 ships calling at terminals on the Thames qualified for the UK’s first port charge discount for cleaner ships. Introduced by the

Apr 10,2017

Infrastructure Meeting for Growing Port of London

The shipping minister, John Hayes MP and deputy mayor of London for Transport, Val Shawcross were among more than 30 business leaders and politicians who joined the Port of London

Feb 22,2017

New British Built Pilot Boat for the Thames and Medway

Estuary Services Limited (ESL), a joint venture between the Port of London Authority (PLA) and Peel Ports London Medway, is continuing its fleet replacement plan and buying another new pilot

Feb 22,2017

Minster for London: River Thames Central to London’s Growth

Gavin Barwell MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning and Minister for London is calling for greater integration of the River Thames in the growth of London. The Minister

National Maritime Blue Growth Strategy

We invite you to complete this short survey

We are developing a Blue Growth strategy to support the long term sustainable economic growth of coastal and estuarine towns and cities, and maritime industries located within the Thames and Channel region.

To do this, we have now started to map the location of all maritime industries within the region and those organisations who provide maritime education, training facilities and programmes.

We invite you to contribute to this work by completing this brief ten question survey

Complete Survey


Thanks for a great event and all you do to promote our great maritime sector.

Rt Hon Anna Soubry, Minister of State (Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise)


Tall Ships Festival 2017 – We are very pleased to be supporting National Maritime/ Jobs in Maritime at this prestigious event, and on behalf of VolkerStevin and our guests, I would like to thank you once again.

Eddie Tattersall, Business Development Director, VolkerStevin


Tall Ships Festival 2017 – It was a pleasure! Thank you for inviting us and for giving us such a superb spot. It was a very successful event for us where we managed to attract a good number of new supporters and spread some MCS love around the wonderful setting of Greenwich.

Nicola Greaves, Head of Marketing, Marine Conservation Society


Tall Ships Festival 2017 – A huge thank you for your hospitality last night. It was a great treat to travel up through Tower Bridge on a Tall Ship, a unique opportunity. Great to meet you Peter and fabulous to spend time with you Sezen. A really good evening and event.

Matthew Beckwith, Operations Director, City Cruises PLC


Tall Ships Festival 2017 – Just wanted to say thanks for a great event.

Ian Palmer, Marketing & Development Manager, Ship safe Training Group


Thank you very much for the event. It was a great success! If only there were even more events like that in the industry.

Anna Cebaseva, CSC


Many thanks – I’m very happy it hit the spot. I enjoyed the various interactions before, after the presentation and there were a lot of good connections made.

Roger Bailey, Tideway


Thanks again also for the high quality event hosting and facilitating on the day. The venue is excellent and you ran things very professionally which made a positive impression on all involved.

Stewart Cutchey, CEFAS (Centre for Environment Fisheries Aquaculture Science)


It was good to meet you at Invest In Blue. It was a good event, I found it useful, being so new to the industry.

Paul Neil, Ecospeed Marine Ltd


Thank you all for an excellent conference. It was beautifully organised, and went swimmingly as a result. I thought the programme was very good, and hit the spot precisely.

Anita Bradshaw, Greenseaguard Ltd


Thank you, Sezen, for an excellent meeting, which I attended in some trepidation, being something of a backroom person, but it was very useful and I made some good contacts.

Bob Telford, Faversham Creek Trust


Thanks for taking the time to speak to us today Sezen, it was a very well run event that we definitely benefited from.

David Gray, Optical Metrology Services


Thank you Peter, your team have been amazing. We are really appreciative of your support.

KATHARINE SCHÄFLI, Global Head of Brand Clipper Round the World



How green is your offshore footprint?

MIT TALKS visits the Humber, the largest ports complex in the UK and a pivotal player in the UK marine and offshore economy to explore why hybrid or electric propulsion and power is best suited to contributing to the Green Port Hull vision and is a real option for the Offshore Wind, Offshore Oil & Gas, Commercial Shipping and Ports & Logistics sectors.


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