Fuel duty press releases

5p fuel duty cut should apply across the UK says FTA Thu Aug 01 13:55:00 BST 2013

Responding to the announcement today by HM Treasury of plans to extend the island fuel rebate to remote inland areas, Freight Transport Association (FTA) has said that the 5p per litre fuel duty ...

Decision on fuel duty is a missed opportunity, says FTA Wed Mar 20 14:17:00 GMT 2013

The Freight Transport Association has welcomed the Chancellor's decision to cancel the fuel duty rise planned for 1 September, but has expressed disappointment that the pleas of industry and ...

FTA tells Chancellor to reduce fuel duty in its pre-Budget submission Tue Feb 26 11:54:00 GMT 2013

The Freight Transport Association is continuing to hammer home the message to the Chancellor that he should reduce road fuel duty by 3 pence per litre in his 2013 Budget to help ease the pressure ...

OFT fuel report is simply a ‘side show’ says FTA Thu Jan 31 10:15:00 GMT 2013

Responding to the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) report issued today (30 January), the Freight Transport Association has said that 'it won’t change anything, and is simply a side-show in order to ...

FTA welcomes early Christmas present but wants more from Chancellor Wed Dec 05 15:22:00 GMT 2012

The Freight Transport Association has welcomed the Chancellor's decision to cancel January's 3p per litre fuel duty increase, but is disappointed that he did not go further and abandon all ...