Press releases

FTA welcomes Simpson’s appointment as TRAN chair Tue Jul 07 15:01:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) welcomed news that Labour MEP Brian Simpson has been appointed as the Chair of the European Parliament’s Transport and Tourism (TRAN) ...

FTA supports Anglo-French commitment to border control Tue Jul 07 10:17:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) welcomes news that the UK and France have pledged to work together to combat illegal immigration into the UK. ...

Transport cuts short-sighted and damaging, says FTA Thu Jul 02 10:30:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body Freight Transport Association (FTA) has warned that spending cuts on major transport projects, owing to a massive public investment shortfall, will not only damage the UK’s ...

FTA welcomes EU co-modality plans Thu Jun 18 10:42:00 BST 2009

Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed the EU Commission’s The Future of European Transport Policy document as potentially good news for all modes of commercial transport in Europe. ...

Improving satellite navigation for commercial vehicles Tue Jun 16 15:59:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) and the Location and Timing Knowledge Transfer Network (LTKTN) will be holding a free workshop on Improving Satellite Navigation for Commercial Vehicles in ...