Fuel duty press releases

Pressure pays off as long-awaited House of Commons fuel duty debate is secured, says FTA Wed Oct 12 10:44:00 BST 2011

Following concerted industry pressure from the Freight Transport Association (FTA) and its partners in the Fair Fuel UK Campaign (FFUK), a formal debate on fuel duty will be heard in the House of ...

Fuel duty puts foreign truckers miles ahead of UK, says FTA Thu Oct 06 15:08:00 BST 2011

Foreign truckers get more mileage for their money thanks to the disproportionately high rate of fuel duty imposed by the Government on UK hauliers. ...

FairFuelUK Petition leads on new government e-Petition site Tue Aug 09 08:34:00 BST 2011

The FairFuelUK petition on the new Government e-Petition site is currently heading the list with over 18,000 signatures. ...

FFUK campaigners go to Number 10 Tue Jul 12 15:22:00 BST 2011

Today, 12 July 2011, FairFuelUK campaigners, led by Harlow MP Robert Halfon and including the Road Haulage Association and the Freight Transport Association, delivered a letter to the Prime ...

Cost of fuel continues to put operators under pressure, says FTA report Mon Jun 27 16:59:00 BST 2011

The price of fuel is still the biggest headache for transport companies battling to cope with rising costs, with haulage rates failing to keep up, according to a report published by the Freight ...