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  • National government policy reflects a proactive approach to the development of the Maritime Industry
  • The maritime cargo sector facilitates an estimated 90% of Ireland’s import and exports.

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The Irish Maritime Development Office in conjunction with the Department of Transport, Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of Business Enterprise and Innovation and Department of Agriculture Food and Rural Development is encouraging the logistics and maritime transport sectors to ACT now (Assess, Communicate, Trial) and Prepare to Switch to direct routes to the Continent.