An independent review of the first five years of Ocean Gateway shows that it has delivered more than £2 billion of private investment and thousands of new jobs. The report, by AMION Consulting, concluded that more than £1 billion of investment by Peel since 2008 had leveraged an additional £1 billion of other private sector investment, along with more than 11,000 permanent jobs.
Ocean Gateway projects embrace ports; logistics; retail and leisure; residential; commercial development; media infrastructure and renewable energy. Signature schemes include MediaCityUK, Manchester; Liverpool Waters; Liverpool2; Wirral Waters; Port Salford; Liverpool John Lennon Airport and the planned expansion of Scout Moor wind farm.
Ocean Gateway is a key part of our contribution to the Northern Powerhouse agenda and the shared ambition to support the revitalisation of northern communities and the contribution of the north to the nation’s economy.