Its ports, together with the other transport-related businesses that constitute the ABP Group, form a UK-wide network capable of handling every conceivable type
In a prime location on the north bank of the River Humber, the Port of Hull is one of the UK’s leading foreign-trading ports. Regular short-sea services operate to Europe, Scandinavia and the Baltic states, and the port also benefits from worldwide deep-sea connections.
The Port of Hull is the fourth largest port for international sea passengers* handling nearly one million passengers per year. Hull is also one of the UK’s leading ports for forest products imports and, container and roll-on/roll-off traffic, handling approx 10m tonnes per annum.
Approximately 18,000 people are directly employed as a result of port activity in Hull and £40m has been invested by ABP since 2001.
* Source - DfT
# Source - Hull City Council