The International Road Transport Union (IRU) is on the hunt for the first “Best EU Road Transport Operator”. The award, which aims to promote a positive image of haulage and draw attention to the role that road transport plays in the EU economy, is divided into three categories: fleets of one–10 vehicles, 11-50 vehicles, and over 50 vehicles. Florence Berthelot, president of the IRU EU goods transport liaison committee, said: “This new award seeks to shed light on the best […]
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The Home Affairs Select Committee has been told that a significant proportion of UK exports will get delayed if customs clearance is reintroduced as a consequence of Brexit, and the government needs a “big step change” to deliver the promise of “frictionless trade”.