ParcelHero is calling on the government to take urgent action as official figures reveal over a third of UK importers are struggling at borders and Northern Ireland trade is in a downward spiral. The latest ONS economy report highlights soaring problems at customs and a crisis developing in the province. Transport costs, border disruption and customs duties problems soared in the two-week period between 24 January and 7 February. David Jinks, ParcelHero head of consumer research, said the new figures […]
FTA chief executive David Wells fears the government may try to blame the haulage industry for “failing to plan” for a no-deal Brexit in the event of subsequent road transport disruption.
A hard Brexit would make a hard border “inevitable” between Northern Ireland and Ireland, MPs have warned
HGVs are the most challenging road vehicles to transition to electric or hydrogen power, a practical and affordable solution is 20 to 30 years away. This is why major logistics companies across the UK are today switching away from diesel to biomethane gas as a transport fuel, which can be supplied as both gaseous and liquefied fuels.