Press releases

Government must build to rebuild UK economy, says FTA Tue Sep 15 15:28:00 BST 2009

A leading transport group has called on politicians not to shy away from infrastructure investment because of the recession. ...

FTA calls for carbon incentives for Severn toll Wed Sep 09 16:28:00 BST 2009

Reward carbon-cutting hauliers with cheaper tolls: that’s the win-win scenario being presented by the Freight Transport Association in Cardiff today (9 September 2009). ...

Funding needs to be secured if Forth Crossing is to be realised, FTA warns Thu Sep 03 16:36:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association has welcomed news that the Scottish Government will introduce legislation to enable the construction of a new bridge over the Firth of Forth. ...

FTA urges Chancellor for ‘eleventh-hour’ fuel duty reprieve Mon Aug 31 11:07:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging the Chancellor of the Exchequer to give the UK logistics sector an eleventh-hour reprieve and abandon tomorrow’s two pence per ...

FTA sees safer future for logistics industry in Europe Wed Aug 26 11:59:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) found no shortage of companies qualified for consideration for this year’s EuroTra Safety and Innovation Award. ...