The UK supply chain is “in danger of collapsing” as the migrant problem continues to worsen in Calais, the FTA has warned. Reacting to the intensification of migrant activity in and around the French port in the last few weeks, Don Armour, FTA international affairs manager, told Motortransport.co.uk: “The whole thing is just escalating out there. The UK government really must insist on greater proactive involvement by the responsible French authorities. If they don’t act soon, the UK supply chain […]
Pall-Ex Group is now moving more pallets by volume through its partners in continental Europe than in the UK, according to its boss.
The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has pressed chancellor George Osborne to reconsider making a training fund available for the industry, after hopes were dashed in the Autumn Statement last week.
The government has put in its request to the European Commission (EC) to extend the rural fuel rebate scheme to ten more UK towns.