Standing up for logistics

Logistics underpins every aspect of modern life. Providing seamless logistics needs a favourable operating environment...

From delivering goods to our high streets, collecting waste from our homes, refuelling our petrol stations, supplying money to our banks or carrying vital medicines to our hospitals, the logistics sector is indispensable to our way of life.

Logistics underpins every aspect of modern life. From delivering goods to our high streets, collecting waste from our homes, refuelling our petrol stations, supplying money to our banks or carrying vital medicines to our hospitals, the logistics sector is indispensable to our way of life.


Meeting the needs of British consumers, each day the logistics industry transports...


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But to provide seamless logistics the industry needs a favourable operating environment.

What is FTA calling for?

  • Free access for the UK freight and logistics industry to the EU market after Brexit
  • Government assistance in forging new trade deals with leading and emerging economic powers
  • Increased investment in public infrastructure, both road and rail
  • Reduction of infrastructure costs associated with rail transport and protection for water freight access, to enable shippers to diversify their transport options

More information

Download FTA Logistics Agenda 2017 (login details required) | Or complete the Logistics Agenda Form to access your copy

London Elections 2016 – a freight manifesto 

Scottish Parliament Elections 2016 – a freight manifesto

National Assembly Wales Elections 2016 – a freight manifesto

FTA Logistics Report 2017

Contact Christopher Snelling, Head of UK Policy at FTA