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ECMT Permit applications opens this week: International hauliers must apply or miss out says FTA

ECMT PERMIT APPLICATIONS OPEN THIS WEEK INTERNATIONAL HAULIERS MUST APPLY OR MISS OUT

Applications for international road haulage permits opened this week and the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the business organisation representing the logistics industry, is advising commercial vehicle operators wanting to transport goods into EU-27 countries post-Brexit to apply sooner rather than later. Despite the recent progress in Brexit negotiations, a No …

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CFTS says no to rulers

CFTS says no to rulers

There’s a time and a place for rulers… and it’s nowhere near a fork lift truck. That’s the message from CFTS, the body behind the UK fork lift industry’s standard for Thorough Examination. Formed by industry authorities BITA and FLTA, CFTS quality-controlled Thorough Examination procedure for lift trucks has been …

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FTA comments on budget

Freight Transport Association Budget comments

“The £420m announced in today’s Budget to repair potholes is a drop in the ocean when you consider that work that will cost more than £8billion is needed to rectify years of under investment in our road network. The damage caused by potholes to the UK’s logistics fleet is adding …

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