Kent County Council is calling on the government to give police emergency powers to control the flow of freight around the Channel ports in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The council wants the enhanced police powers to kick in if the DfT is forced to activate Operation Brock, its contingency plan to deal with the traffic congestion that could occur around the Channel ports in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The plan would see HGVs directed to temporary […]
New legislation on cross-border haulage has been given royal assent as the government makes preparations for the UK’s departure from the EU next year.
The financial standing system should be completely reviewed when the UK leaves the EU, according to the FTA.
The FTA has warned that the supply chain is “set to disintegrate” if the status of European workers within the UK’s logistics sector is not settled as part of the ongoing Brexit negotiations.