Date lodged: 1 November 2016
To ask the Scottish Government whether its memorandum of understanding (MoU) with DFDS and Forth Ports for maritime freight services between Rosyth and Zeebrugge remains binding on all parties, and whether it will publish the MoU.
Answered by: Humza Yousaf 14 November 2016
The Scottish Government signed an MoU with DFDS and Forth Ports to continue to work together to secure the future of the service for both those employed on the route and its many customers. The MoU remains confidential at this time as it contains commercially sensitive information.