Electric truck maker @Tevva_EV is one of the latest manufacturers to set up close to our globally connected #freeport zone, with construction of a new facility in Tilbury to build 7.5 tonne and 12 tonne all-electric mid-sized lorries. Read more here: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/truck-makers-pick-up-on-electric-revolution-dc8jfl0bb
From parcel deliveries by barge through to ro-ro cargo shipments, the Thames is a unique asset providing a sustainable and reliable means of getting goods to the most important markets, both domestically and globally.
Thames Freeport is now open for business. Anyone setting up a new manufacturing, clean energy or logistics business at our site will be able to access real tangible economic benefits. https://twitter.com/grantshapps/status/1463116246342422532
Following consultation with Thames Freeport and @thurrockcouncil, National Highways has agreed to adjust the proposed route of the Lower Thames Crossing, in order to maintain land for future growth of #thePortofTilbury.