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Associated British Ports (ABP)

Associated British Ports (ABP)

Key Information

Investment Date 2015
Geography United Kingdom
Sector Mobility

Associated British Ports (ABP) is the UK’s leading and best-connected port owner and operator, with a network of 21 ports handling around a quarter of the UK’s seaborne trade. ABP’s ports include Immingham, the UK’s largest port by tonnage, and Southampton, the nation’s second largest container port and the UK’s number one port for cars and cruises. ABP offers large areas of development land across its port locations, capable of attracting investment and delivering transformational benefits for the economy both locally and nationally. The company’s services are also complemented by its marine consultancy, ABPmer, and its dredging specialist, UK Dredging (‘UKD’).

Societal contribution

Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Decent work and economic growth
Climate action