The public spending watchdog has criticised the government for failing to prepare for Brexit and said between 40% and 70% of laden HGVs travelling to the EU will not be ready for Customs requirements. In a report into the country’s preparedness for the end of the transition period, the National Audit Office (NAO) said it was now “very unlikely” that businesses would be ready, particularly if the EU implemented full controls at its border. The report said: “Some of this […]
Given the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting likelihood of recession, we are likely to find that the LGV driver shortage becomes more of a challenge than ever before.
Pallet network Palletforce has beefed up its continental European coverage by joining new European pallet network alliance Allnet.
The Institute of Directors (IoD) has said a customs frontier is inevitable once Britain leaves the EU.