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 […]
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