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UK freight group urges government to push on with Heathrow expansion

By Damian Brett

The UK’s Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging the country’s government to push ahead with the expansion of Heathrow Airport…

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UK logistics sector needs extension of contingency measures, says FTA

Freight Transport Association (FTA) has called for an extension to the measures which were put in place in advance of…

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FTA ‘No deal Brexit’ memo to Johnson and Hunt: Keep Britain trading

Britain’s next Prime Minister, either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt, has been warned by the FTA that a ‘No deal…

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UK appoints logistics duo to advise on Brexit backstop solutions

The UK government has made two key logistics appointments as it looks to deliver its Brexit commitment to find workable…

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UK businesses struggling to fund Brexit preparations

Declining profit margins have left UK logistics businesses struggling to fund their Brexit preparations, according to the 2019 Logistics Report….

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FTA wants air cargo at centre of the UK’s aviation strategy

The UK’s Freight Transport Association (FTA) has called on the country’s government to place air cargo at the centre of…

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Heightened risk of no deal Brexit warns FTA

The UK’s Freight Transport Association (FTA) has warned that the risk of a no deal Brexit departure from the European…

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No Deal Brexit will push logistics cost up between 5%-35%, warn shippers

Slipping to a No Deal Brexit, and reverting to complicated WTO rules and tariffs, would impose additional costs of between…

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UK truckers set for temporary EU permit-free access in a no deal Brexit

Some relief for hauliers in EU contingency, says FTA UK hauliers may be able to maintain operations in the European…

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