FTA Ireland is warning UK shippers and hauliers to ensure any goods sent to the Republic of Ireland are accompanied by the correct declarations paperwork or face potential delays on arrival at Dublin and other Irish ports. One week after the end of the Brexit transition period, Aidan Flynn, the association’s general manager, is cautioning British businesses that failure to comply with new procedures will put the Irish supply chain at risk. He said: “We are all facing new trading […]
Harris Transport director George Harris has spoken of his heartbreak after the family firm established by his parents was forced into administration.
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.
Hauliers were fined over £630,000 for not having the right paperwork to enter Kent at the end of the Brexit transition period, DfT has revealed.