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 […]
Last night’s news that we are now a major step closer to a damaging no-deal Brexit will be extremely unwelcome to the vast number of businesses that will be affected by this decision. Months of chaos caused by Covid-19 have further disrupted supply chains, and provided a worrying preview of what we could have to come next year.
A revised French road tolling scheme covering parts of the currently free-to-use trunk road network is to be introduced early next year – targeting international hauliers transiting the country.