The level of financial standing standard O-licence holders will have to demonstrate is likely to increase in 2017, due to the drop in the value of the pound against the euro. The FTA estimated that the financial standing rate will increase by around 15% from 1 January, taking it from £6,650 to £7,800 for the first vehicle, and from £3,700 to £4,300 for each additional vehicle. Under EU law, the rate is set at €9,000 for the first vehicle and €5,000 for subsequent […]
Events hauliers are counting the cost of the coronavirus outbreak this week as multiple conferences, exhibitions and music events continue to be either cancelled or postponed across the UK and Europe.
The deputy head of the FTA will talk about what the association believes are the five most pressing industry issues at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference.
An independent strategic business review has been launched by the FTA, aiming to get logistics companies back up and running in a post-lockdown world.