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1,100 jobs could be created in port expansion
12:13pm Tuesday 8th January 2013 in Local News
PLANS to create a distribution park at the Port of Tilbury will create 1,100 jobs across South Essex.
Created by Forth Ports – the owner of the port - and development firm Roxhill, the 70 acre development will be made up of warehousing, distribution and other industry.
The finished development, which already has outline planning permission, will create 1,100 jobs for local people.