The DfT is to hold a zero-emission vehicle summit in Birmingham this September. The department said it will bring together policy makers, industry experts and opinion formers from around globe to tackle carbon emissions and to find ways to improve air quality. Transport secretary Chris Grayling said: “The government is committed to meeting our climate change targets and cleaning up our air and to help achieve that we are investing £1.5bn in ultra-low-emission vehicles by 2021. “This ground-breaking event shows […]
UK Mail Group has been given the green light to develop its new hub in Coventry, following its agreement with the DfT earlier this month.
Seaborne Freight has appointed a voluntary liquidator and will go out of business owing almost £2m.
FTA calls for raft of measures to protect logistics industry both during and after COVID-19 pandemic
The FTA is calling for an extension to the government’s furlough scheme, “sympathetic” repayment terms on government loans taken out during the pandemic and post-pandemic funding for the logistics industry to ensure the rapid recovery of the UK’s supply chain.