The results of an online poll conducted by Motortransport.co.uk have found that while 43% of the 487 operators believed leaving the EU would benefit their businesses, 40% did not. The remaining 17% of respondents were undecided. While the weak pound is boosting exports, according to a report from the CBI last month, there have been examples of Brexit fallout too: in July Hargreaves Services said that its logistics division had seen a multi-million pound infrastructure project it was lined up […]
DfT under fire over Brexit ferry deals as FTA prepares for the worse and Manston contingency is extended
MPs have accused the government of failing to respond to allegations that it illegally awarded ferry contracts to three operators as part of Brexit ‘no deal’ contingency plans.
The haulage industry has slammed the DfT and Highways England for failing to give hauliers advance warning of a series of overnight closures on the M26, which began last week.
The government has suspended the introduction of pre-arrival forms for EU imports in the event of a no-deal Brexit.