Press releases

Lorry restrictions dropped as common sense prevails in Petworth Wed Apr 15 15:54:00 BST 2009

Vehicle width restrictions will not be imposed on Petworth’s historic streets in a victory for common sense, says leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA). ...

New customs and security regulation on shippers’ horizon Thu Apr 02 15:38:00 BST 2009

Traders can get well acquainted with the glut of customs and security regulation coming their way with a new Freight Transport Association guide, The Customs and Security Environment for UK ...

Changes to VOSA roadside enforcement welcomed by FTA Wed Apr 01 16:21:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) welcomes the introduction of legislation that means from today police and Vehicle Operator Services Agency (VOSA) enforcement officers will be able to ...

Fuel duty rise ‘will push businesses over the edge’ Wed Apr 01 16:16:00 BST 2009

Today’s increase in fuel duty – the second in just five months – will push many businesses already struggling with the economic downturn over the edge, according to the Freight Transport ...

EU road transport package on right track, says FTA Wed Apr 01 16:10:00 BST 2009

Soon-to-be agreed European regulations have brought safer roads and fairer European competition closer, says leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA). ...