Press releases

Howdens Joinery scoops carbon reduction award Wed Apr 05 15:53:00 BST 2017

Howdens Joinery was last night named winner of the Freight Transport Association’s prestigious Logistics Carbon Reduction Scheme award for exceptional efforts in reducing carbon across its ...

Mayor's plans will impose unnecessary costs on small businesses in London Tue Apr 04 17:26:00 BST 2017

The confirmation that London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone will start in 2019 is troubling news for small businesses and specialist hauliers serving London, says the Freight Transport Association, ...

Private testing makes sense but safety must come first, says FTA Mon Apr 03 09:20:00 BST 2017

Allowing exemplary commercial vehicle operators to test their own vehicles makes sense, but the Freight Transport Association (FTA) says safety standards must be a priority. ...

FTA urges PM to prioritise logistics in Brexit negotiations Fri Mar 31 12:31:00 BST 2017

Following the triggering of Article 50, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) – the UK’s biggest membership body for the freight and logistics industry – has told the Prime Minister that ...

New FTA shippers’ guide helps chart the choppy waters of Brexit Fri Mar 31 12:14:00 BST 2017

While post-Brexit trading arrangements with the EU are still undecided, the launch of the Freight Transport Association’s updated ‘Shippers’ Guide to European Road Freight’ at next week’s ...