Press releases

FTA urges PM to prioritise logistics in Brexit negotiations Fri Mar 31 12:31:00 BST 2017

Following the triggering of Article 50, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) – the UK’s biggest membership body for the freight and logistics industry – has told the Prime Minister that ...

New FTA shippers’ guide helps chart the choppy waters of Brexit Fri Mar 31 12:14:00 BST 2017

While post-Brexit trading arrangements with the EU are still undecided, the launch of the Freight Transport Association’s updated ‘Shippers’ Guide to European Road Freight’ at next week’s ...

A6 go-ahead set to boost business nationwide, says FTA Tue Mar 28 13:59:00 BST 2017

News that improvement work can now proceed for the A6 between Belfast and L’Derry is a welcome boost for businesses in the North West and Mid-Ulster, according to the Freight Transport ...

Logistics crucial to the UK's future success, says Minister Wed Mar 15 11:42:00 GMT 2017

Establishing strong global trading relationships, and maintaining the UK’s ability to deliver goods on time to customers all over the world, are cornerstones of the government’s vision for a ...

Calais rest area closures could compromise driver safety, says FTA Thu Mar 09 11:50:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the trade body which represents half the UK’s road fleet, is calling on French authorities to provide more safe lorry parking for trans-European freight ...