Media and campaigns

FTA pleased new aviation strategy consultation acknowledges importance of air freight Fri Jul 21 11:51:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) – the UK’s biggest transport trade body – says the Government’s newly-announced consultation on aviation strategy shows ministers recognise the importance ...

Severn toll charges to end – a victory for FTA Fri Jul 21 10:40:00 BST 2017

Today’s Government announcement that toll charges on the Severn crossings will be scrapped at the end of next year has been hailed a victory for the Freight Transport Association (FTA). ...

Fox’s call for a deal is welcome Brexit news, says FTA Fri Jul 21 08:57:00 BST 2017

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox’s acknowledgement that the country “does not want a no deal” situation from the Brexit negotiations has been applauded by the Freight Transport Association ...

Freight must be part of Brexit conversations, says FTA Thu Jul 20 16:23:00 BST 2017

As the Prime Minister meets business leaders at Downing Street today to discuss the potential economic impact of Brexit, the country’s largest membership association for freight and logistics has ...

Fully updated truck drivers’ handbook now available from FTA Wed Jul 19 09:30:00 BST 2017

The increasing number of vehicles on the road and regulations that need to be observed make life more and more difficult for the professional truck driver. ...