Brexit

FTA says UK government comments on Brexit ‘not helpful’

By Rachelle Harry

The UK Freight Transport Association (FTA) has expressed its concern to the government about trading arrangements with the EU during…

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UK forwarders welcome expanded apprenticeship scheme

By Damian Brett

Forwarder association BIFA has welcomed news that the UK government is expanding access to an apprenticeship service to small- and…

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DB Schenker outlines a challenging year ahead for airfreight

By Damian Brett

DB Schenker’s head of airfreight in the Americas is expecting another challenging year for the industry with flat airfreight rates,…

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Transport group welcomes extension to Brexit contingency for air

By Damian Brett

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed yesterday’s news that the European Union (EU) has approved the extension of two…

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FTA: We need more information to prepare for Brexit

By Rachelle Harry

The logistics industry has responded to the UK government’s Brexit announcement yesterday (October 17). James Hookham, deputy chief executive of…

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Caspian Air Cargo Summit: Industry must prepare for future growth

By Rachelle Harry

IATA head of cargo Glyn Hughes has called on the air cargo industry to “apply equal vigour” to all the…

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FTA urges members to continue preparing for no-deal despite latest proposal

By Damian Brett

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging its members to continue preparing for a no-deal Brexit despite the UK government’s…

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UK forwarders critical of new Customs declaration system

By Damian Brett

UK freight forwarder group BIFA has “numerous concerns” over the progress of a new system that will replace the existing Customs…

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BIFA casts doubt over UK government’s Brexit customs training funding

By Rachelle Harry

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expressed reservations about the UK government’s latest announcement about funding for customs training….

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New funds available to help UK companies prepare for post-Brexit customs declarations

Ahead of the UK leaving the European Union, the country’s government yesterday revealed a new fund for businesses to train…

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