Press releases

FTA calls on Government to deliver on industrial policy plans Mon Jan 23 16:07:00 GMT 2017

According to the Freight Transport Association, today’s announcement by Prime Minister Theresa May that the Government will be “stepping up to a new, active role” in industrial policy is good ...

Briefings to help improve safety in the van industry Thu Jan 19 17:19:00 GMT 2017

With over four million vans on the UK’s roads, it is vital to improve safety and compliance within the industry and help businesses of all sizes professionalise their van operations. ...

Road pricing must focus on those who have a choice, says FTA Thu Jan 19 13:38:00 GMT 2017

The London Assembly’s proposed road pricing scheme to replace the Congestion Charge should target drivers who have a choice whether to use London’s roads, says the UK’s largest transport trade ...

FTA supports PM’s Brexit vision of “tariff-free and frictionless trade” Tue Jan 17 14:59:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s largest transport trade association with around 16,000 members, supports the Prime Minister’s vision of Britain’s likely future relationship with ...

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 ...