Spring budget 2017 – live blog


 

Welcome to the Motortransport.co.uk live blog of the Spring Budget 2017. What does the chancellor have in store for road transport? Will he heed the advice of the FTA and RHA and not raise fuel tax? Will operators struggling with high operating costs see any relaxation in business rates? And can chancellor Philip Hammond give the logistics industry any reassurances over the state of the economy as we approach Brexit?