Press releases

FTA members make strides in improving emissions performance Thu Jul 13 13:12:00 BST 2017

With emissions standards front and centre of the air quality debate, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has today (13 July 2017) shared the huge strides that members of its Logistics Carbon ...

Customs Declaration Service not fit for Brexit purposes, says FTA Thu Jul 13 09:37:00 BST 2017

Responding to the publication of the National Audit Office (NAO)’s report on the progress of the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) programme, the Freight Transport Association has raised serious ...

FTA says report balances workers’ rights with need for flexibility, but falls short of defining self-employment Wed Jul 12 15:50:00 BST 2017

The UK’s biggest transport trade body, the Freight Transport Association (FTA), has welcomed the recommendations in Matthew Taylor’s report on modern working practices published yesterday (11 ...

Logistics sector can prove Barnier wrong, says FTA Fri Jul 07 11:08:00 BST 2017

As David Davis meets with leading British businesses today (Fri) to discuss the trading implications of Brexit, the country’s leading membership association for the logistics industry has urged ...

FTA says M6 toll announcement is good news for freight Fri Jul 07 10:18:00 BST 2017

This morning’s announcement by M6 toll operator Midland Expressway that goods vehicles are exempt from a planned price increase when using the road has been welcomed by the Freight Transport ...