Press releases

FTA Transport Manager off to a flying start Thu Oct 12 14:55:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association’s Transport Manager autumn conference series has got off to a flying start with four successful events having taken place and over 1,100 delegates booked to ...

Time for a rest? FTA calls on drivers to share experiences Thu Oct 12 11:13:00 BST 2017

Following yesterday’s announcement (11 October 2017) in Westminster Hall that HGV drivers are to be fined by DVSA if they take their full weekly rest break in their cabs from 1 November 2017, the ...

FTA issues checklist for no-deal Brexit to Keep Britain Trading Tue Oct 10 17:44:00 BST 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May and her government might think they are ready to walk out of the EU talks but the UK logistics sector is urging caution to ensure that UK trade and industry can ...

Supply chain warnings are sense not scaremongering, says FTA Mon Oct 09 09:51:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association is today (9 October) urging British and EU negotiators who are meeting in Brussels to heed the warnings from traders and logistics operators on both sides of the ...

Logistics given key role in shaping Welsh economy post Brexit Thu Oct 05 10:53:00 BST 2017

With the UK’s exit from the European Union now less than 18 months away, the role of an efficient logistics sector in delivering a healthy Welsh economy has been recognised by the inclusion of ...