Press releases

Rail investment strategy needs to include freight support, says FTA Thu Mar 22 17:11:00 GMT 2018

The Rail Network Enhancements Pipeline (RNEP), announced this week by the Department for Transport (DfT) may, on paper, be a more sustainable and profitable method of planning and developing the ...

Determination to press ahead with Direct Vision Standard is flawed, says FTA Thu Mar 22 11:23:00 GMT 2018

London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan is misguided in his determination to press ahead with new design regulations for heavy goods vehicles operating in the city, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has ...

Van Excellence celebrates success at Fleet News Awards Tue Mar 20 16:51:00 GMT 2018

Partners and members of the Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Van Excellence programme are celebrating after a night of success at the Fleet News Awards 2018. ...

Scotland's rail investment strategy must clarify freight support, says FTA Tue Mar 20 16:19:00 GMT 2018

Transport Scotland’s new Scottish rail investment strategy should be good news for freight, according to the country’s leading association representing logistics, providing attention is given to ...

Brexit transition "A welcome relief but still lots to agree" says FTA Mon Mar 19 16:00:00 GMT 2018

The announcement of a Brexit transitional period ending in December 2020 will be a welcome relief for manufacturing and retail businesses exporting and importing from the EU, according to the ...