Europa Worldwide Group has spent £2m expanding its Dartford hub to cope with any customs backlog after Brexit. The company, which is celebrating its fourth anniversary at its Dartford headquarters, fast-tracked plans to expand the 86,509sq ft facility to ensure it was “Brexit ready”. Under the recently completed expansion programme, the central hub, which handles all the firm’s European consignments, has seen its racking and transit zone increased to create 75% more space. Dan Cook, Europa operations director, said the […]
Government plans to cut the cost of apprenticeship training for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are welcome but more needs to be done to address the skills shortage, according to Europa Worldwide Group.
There is limited time left to set up the required infrastructure to undertake checks of HGVs bound for the continent in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to the National Audit Office (NAO).
While still far from clear, a picture of post-Brexit Britain is slowly emerging. Get the latest news with this free briefing from the FTA in association with Motor Transport.