Border checks may force major retailers to cut back deliveries to Ireland, RHA warns


 

Hauliers are warning that large retailers could cut back on shipping to Ireland if checks created by Brexit cause delays. Martin Reid, the RHA’s director for Scotland and Northern Ireland, slammed the government this week for failing to clarify the nature of post-Brexit customs checks. Reid said the situation at the port of Cairnryan, in Dumfries and Galloway, where many goods are transferred between Scotland and Northern Ireland, is unclear – whether or not a Brexit deal is struck. “Although […]