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22% Tariffs for ‘no-deal’ imported HGVs will cripple UK hauliers, says RHA

The Road Haulage Association is astounded at Government’s latest plans to slap an additional 22 percent tariff on the cost importing a new HGV...
No Deal Brexit

Research shows damage No Deal Brexit would have on Northern Ireland’s transport services

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the business organisation which represents the logistics industry, is urging British MPs to rule out the option of a...

FTAI Transport Manager Seminar 2019 – 5 March

The Freight Transport Association Ireland (FTAI) annual Transport Manager Seminar takes place at the Johnston Estate Hotel on the 5th of March next. The seminar...

Developments at Port of Tyne to be the UK’s major deep-sea port

A new British Government strategy will position the UK as a leading global centre of emerging technology, enabling the country to capitalise on the...
Brexit

Planning for a No Deal outcome to Brexit negotiations need to be ramped up

UK VOTE FAILURE WILL BE BAD FOR IRELAND’S LOGISTICS INDUSTRY WITHOUT GOVERNMENT SUPPORT, SAYS FTAI  The failure of the UK Government’s “meaningful vote” will have...
Appeal of Shannon as a logistics centre discussed at Irish Exporters Association

Brexit, Transport Options to Europe & Appeal of Shannon as a logistics centre discussed...

The continuing uncertainty over how Brexit will pan out is continuing to be challenging for Irish companies, though indications are that more are better...
Brexit Withdrawal agreement

Brexit Withdrawal agreement will keep Ireland trading

The Brexit Withdrawal agreement is vital for the future training relationship between Ireland and the UK (and vice versa) and will allow a transition...
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Plans fall well short of the needs of logistics if Britain is to keep...

Comment from Pauline Bastidon, head of European Policy, FTA "While the UK and EU’s negotiators have apparently managed to reach an agreement for Brexit at...
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Budget 2019: Government must deliver on its promises

Budget 2019 delivers welcome news for the freight distribution and logistics sector by refraining to increase carbon tax and the price of diesel, according...