New border controls set to be tested as freight volumes return to normal this week, RHA warns


 

The RHA has welcomed the smooth flow of traffic at Channel ports, following the UK’s exit from the EU on 1 January, but warned that the real test will come later this week as freight volumes return to normal, complicated by the need for truck drivers crossing into France to have tested negative for Covid-19 no more than 72 hours previously. Speaking to motortransport.co.uk, Rod McKenzie, RHA MD of public policy, said: “Whilst there have been no serious delays the […]