About the project

The creation of a new inland port and distribution facility in Salford, which can be accessed by ship, road and rail. Port Salford would be the UK’s first tri-modal inland port facility. This is one of 16 Ocean Gateway projects which make up Peel’s contribution to Atlantic Gateway.

Theme: transport and logistics

Local authority: Salford City Council

LEP: Greater Manchester

Key sectors: logistics/freight/infrastructure

Investment to date: £6.5 million

Future investment: £473 million