Press releases

Customs union is not enough to deliver frictionless trade, says FTA Thu Apr 26 10:09:00 BST 2018

As the House of Commons prepares to vote on a motion on customs & borders today (26 April 2018), the UK’s logistics industry is reminding MPs that forming a customs union with the EU would not ...

FTA Calls for thorough review of HGV testing Wed Apr 25 16:50:00 BST 2018

Speaking at the ATF Operators’ Association conference today (25 April 2018), FTA’s Director of Policy Elizabeth de Jong said, “Currently, DVSA is not measuring the factors which indicate whether ...

FTA launches the new Logistics Emissions Reduction Scheme to accelerate air quality improvement Wed Apr 25 10:34:00 BST 2018

The Freight Transport Association is delighted to confirm that the Logistics Carbon Reduction Scheme is being relaunched at the CV Show today (25 April 2018) as the Logistics Emissions Reduction ...

FTA recognises work of Aldi Stores Ltd with Roadworthiness Award Tue Apr 24 15:03:00 BST 2018

Aldi’s Chelmsford Distribution Centre has received a 2018 Roadworthiness Award from the Freight Transport Association (FTA) at the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham today (24 April). ...

FTA launches low-cost data solution for Earned Recognition Tue Apr 24 14:50:00 BST 2018

The Freight Transport Association is launching a pioneering new service aimed at supporting operators who want to join the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency’s (DVSA) voluntary Earned ...