The FTA told MPs that it was “surprised” it had not been alerted to government research that found a no-deal Brexit would result not only in severe delays at Calais but also fuel shortages affecting hauliers across the UK. The research, which was part of the Government’s Yellowhammer report, only came to light when the report was leaked last month. The dossier warned that Government plans to slash import tariffs to zero under a no-deal may “inadvertently” lead to the […]
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Operation Brock will come into force on October 28, three days ahead of the UK’s withdrawal date from the EU, DfT has announced.
Freight industry must not be ‘thrown to the wolves’ if government fails to deliver viable customs system
The road freight industry is in danger of being “thrown to the wolves” if the government fails to install a competent customs system in time for Brexit, the FTA warned this week.