Logistics UK met with key government members this week to demand hauliers be given grants to cover the cost of empty running created by Brexit border issues. Chief executive David Wells met Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove MP, Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis and transport secretary Grant Shapps to discuss the problems being faced by businesses trying to move freight across the Irish Sea. Wells asked the ministers to consider making grant support available to hauliers affected […]
The government’s much anticipated report into improving air quality in the UK is released today (26 July). MT takes a look at the report and responses to it from across the industry.
Operators delivering medicines after Brexit must avoid channel ports “as matter of priority” warns government
Freight operators delivering medical supplies from Europe should avoid the Channel Ports as “a matter of priority” to avoid border delays expected when the UK exits the EU at the end of the year.
Europa Road has seen 85% of its freight customers sign up for its Europa Flow customs service just three months after its launch.