The decision by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) not to investigate the £47bn UK oil sector is simply a side-show, and the need to tackle the punishingly high rate of fuel duty remains paramount, campaigners have said. James Hookham, MD of policy and communications at the FTA, said: “This report won’t change anything and the FTA believes it is only a distraction from the real issue of fuel duty. The chancellor still has to do something.” John Gregory, chief […]
Yusen Logistics UK MD Ian Veitch has taken over the presidency of the Freight Transport Association (FTA).
Last month to the collective relief of the road transport industry, chancellor George Osborne froze duty once again, announcing September’s 3ppl increase would not happen.