Press releases

Government needs to support ultra low emission HGV market as well Sep 5, 2016

The Freight Transport Association has reacted positively to a report today from the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee into sustainability in transport policy. ...

FTA highlights impact of Calais blockade to organisers Sep 2, 2016

FTA today met with one of the organisers of Monday's blockade in Calais to highlight its potential impact on the UK transport and logistics industry. ...

FTA says UK border controls must remain in Calais Aug 30, 2016

As talks between Home Secretary Amber Rudd and her French counterpart Bernard Cazeneuve get underway in Paris, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has re-stated its concern that UK border ...

Ladies wanting to take up truck driving on the rise Aug 30, 2016

Over 79% of ladies are keen to get behind the wheel of a lorry, and there is a rise in younger women wanting to take up driving – according to FTA figures revealed today. ...

Davies takes on Van Excellence Chair Aug 26, 2016

FTA’s Van Excellence has appointed a new Chair of its Governance Group - Julie Davies – Fleet and Plant Compliance Manager, Amey. ...