Press releases

Reduction in Severn Crossing tolls cautiously welcomed by FTA Mon Jan 16 10:59:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association, the membership trade organisation which represents the transport interests of companies moving goods by road, rail, sea and air, has welcomed the announcement ...

FTA welcomes £1.2bn roads funding Mon Jan 16 09:48:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association welcomes the Department for Transport’s announcement of £1. ...

Freight calls for Government support for switch to green fuels Mon Jan 09 16:42:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association today (9 January 2016) calls on the Government to give transport operators similar support to the car sector by providing significant financial support to help ...

New edition of FTA legal guide now available Thu Jan 05 14:22:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association’s much respected Yearbook of Road Transport Law 2017 sponsored by Bridgestone Tyres has now been published. ...

It’s official – ping pong balls are no longer dangerous! Fri Dec 23 09:37:00 GMT 2016

The issue has gone back and forth across the table and now UN chiefs have decided that ping pong balls should no longer be classified as dangerous goods. ...