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FTA comment following No 10 briefing on Brexit Draft Agreement

Thursday 15 November 2018

Following a briefing this evening from Number 10 Downing Street, FTA , the industry body reresenting the logistics sector, has reacted positively to the contents of the draft agreement and recognised it as a decisive step forwards in the process of the UK’s departure from the EU ...

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Zero atmospheric emissions achievable by 2050, says FTA

Wednesday 14 November 2018

The UK’s logistics industry has a key role to play in delivering a cleaner, safer environment for all, according to the body which represents the sector ...

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Northern Ireland Brexit clarity welcome but more must be done

Wednesday 07 November 2018

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FTA conferences break attendance records three years in a row

Tuesday 06 November 2018

FTA's Transport Manager 2018 conferences have exceeded all previous attendance records for the third year running, with a total of around 1,600 delegates already signed up for or attending this year’s events ...

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FTA takes international stage in Brexit planning

Tuesday 06 November 2018

FTA's James Hookham took to the international stage in Düsseldorf, Germany, last week to share the organisation’s expertise on Brexit and to advise companies on how to minimise Brexit’s disruption to EU-UK supply chain flows ...

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Quiet Logistics winners announced at John Connell Awards

Monday 05 November 2018

In recognition of their commitment to reducing noise pollution, Thermo King and Frigoblock have been announced as the winners of the Quiet Logistics Award, sponsored by FTA ...

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Mixed signals for Britain's rail freight

Friday 02 November 2018

The welcome announcement of £24.3bn funding for Britain’s railways over the next five years by the government’s rail and road regulator has been negated by news of higher charges to use the rail network, according to FTA ...

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FTA’s future logistics conference gains electric support

Friday 02 November 2018

Electric commercial vehicle innovators Tevva will be showcasing how their latest technologies can bring innovation to the logistics sector next month, after signing as gold partners for the FTA’s upcoming Future Logistics Conference ...

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Highways England must do more for logistics, says FTA

Friday 02 November 2018

Highways England must prioritise spending on motorways and major A roads, according to FTA, if Britain’s freight industry is to continue to support the nation’s businesses efficiently ...

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Shape the future of water freight with coastal shipping and British ports seminar

Friday 02 November 2018

FTA will be supporting the Coastal Shipping and British Ports Seminar, a one-day event dedicated to maximising the potential of waterborne freight transport ...

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