When the boat comes in

Hamilton, Helen
April 2012
EG: Estates Gazette;4/7/2012, Issue 1214, p50
Trade Publication
The article discusses how the Northern Gateway Container Terminal, the Clipper Logistics/Asda distribution center at Wynyard Park, is leading the ambition of Teeside to be a leading portcentric region in England. The development is described as the biggest prelet in the North East. The expected increase in the importance of portcentric operations in England is mentioned. Factors helping Teeside attract businesses include its lower employment costs and a large available workforce.


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