The Transport Committee is calling on the freight industry to contribute to its inquiry into the potential impact of Brexit on the sector. Launching the inquiry this week, the Transport Committee chair, Lilian Greenwood MP, said: “While the agreement of a transitional period to December 2020 is welcome, there remains a great deal of uncertainty for UK freight operators and their customers. “The implications of Brexit will vary across freight modes and types of freight. We want the sector to […]
The financial standing system should be completely reviewed when the UK leaves the EU, according to the FTA.
Logistics UK has urged the government to carefully consider the locations of 29 temporary lorry parks it has proposed to build to ease pressure on hauliers after Brexit.
Optimism in the logistics sector is at its lowest level in 12 years, according to the latest Logistics Confidence Index, with companies citing uncertainty over Brexit and the ongoing driver shortage as key contributors to falling levels of confidence.