The FTA has bought specialist training provider T Team, which trades as TrainingTeam. The training provider teaches courses across the UK and online specialising in the movement of dangerous goods by road, rail and sea as well as air cargo security. FTA CEO David Wells said that the move allowed the association to give its members confidence when moving dangerous goods. He added: “We are delighted to add TrainingTeam’s excellent range of courses to our existing portfolio, and to strengthen […]
Wincanton has signed a conditional agreement to dispose of the operations of its container business to Maritime for around £1.5m.
The freeze in fuel duty until the end of the current parliament will deliver “significant benefits to the British freight industry” according to the MD of one of the UK’s largest haulage firms.
The FTA met with the Treasury last Thursday (5 February) to discuss the real effect the plummeting cost of oil was having on the freight transport sector.