Press releases

Third runway is environmentally efficient option Fri Jul 10 15:36:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed findings from the House of Commons Transport Select Committee that a third runway at Heathrow would reduce wasted fuel ...

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. ...