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 […]
Logistics UK is warning that any attempt by the government to negate parts of the EU Withdrawal Agreement will have severe consequences for UK supply chains.
Concerns over the driver shortage and continuing growth in the economy could lead to above-inflation pay rises for 2015, the FTA has suggested.
The government is beginning to acknowledge the importance of the road transport industry ahead of the general election, according to the RHA.