Press releases

Bank holiday traffic queues could become the norm post-Brexit, says FTA Fri May 26 11:53:00 BST 2017

Bank holiday-style traffic queues could become an everyday occurrence around Britain’s ports and airports after Brexit, says the Freight Transport Association, unless the government prioritises ...

Heathrow expansion vital to UK’s global trading position, says FTA Thu May 25 15:55:00 BST 2017

Creation of increased airport capacity in the South East of England is vital if the UK is to retain its position as a global trading hub, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA). ...

General Election: Infrastructure investment commitment vital to continued UK growth says freight sector Wed May 24 16:06:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s largest membership association in the freight and logistics sector, has welcomed the commitment to increase investment in road and rail ...

FTA urges government action over Calais migrants Tue May 23 10:12:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association has urged the government to lobby the French authorities to protect drivers passing through the Calais area, following reports of increased migrant activity ...

Brexit confusion could stifle further sector growth, says FTA Wed May 17 11:55:00 BST 2017

Lack of information about the potential impact of the UK’s departure from the European Union is causing business uncertainty among one of the nation’s most vibrant business sectors. ...