Yusen Logistics UK MD Ian Veitch has taken over the presidency of the Freight Transport Association (FTA). Veitch, who has been a member of the FTA board since 2008, spent 15 years at British Road Services (which ultimately became Exel Logistics) and two years at Christian Salvesen before joining NYK in 1994. He became MD of Yusen Logistics UK after the merger of sister companiesYusen Air & Sea and NYK Logistics in 2011. Outgoing FTA president Stewart Oades said […]
The cost of regulatory compliance for operators that specialise in chemical distribution will continue to rise, as Brexit will not be able to offer any significant regulation changes in the sector, according to the Chemical Business Association (CBA).
Freight deliveries to major UK cities must be governed by the same regulations to avoid confusion for operators, warned the FTA.
The FTA and RHA are set to meet with the Treasury today to make the case for government funding for the training of HGV drivers.