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Are spiralling diesel costs linked to insolvency spike?

Are spiralling diesel costs linked to insolvency spike?

Bruce Goodhart, the Freight Transport Association’s Research Analyst for National and Regional Policy, considers the continued upward trajectory of fuel prices and asks whether increasing operating costs are once again starting to have a negative impact on the road freight sector.

HMRC begins roll-out of new Customs Declaration Service

HMRC begins roll-out of new Customs Declaration Service

First phase testing underway for new system to replace the current Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight system

Britain's best truck drivers revealed

Britain's best truck drivers revealed

Nine of the best truck drivers in the UK have been have been named following the publication of the shortlist for the Microlise Driver of the Year Awards.

Are we heading for a breakdown in regulation?

Are we heading for a breakdown in regulation?

The current acceleration in the breakdown of cohesive national and international regulation is having an impact on businesses in the road haulage sector, says Richard Burnett, Chief Executive of the Road Haulage Association.

Rising to a trillion pound challenge

Rising to a trillion pound challenge

Jesse Norman MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, outlines how the Government is supporting an industry that generates £1 trillion and contributes £124 billion to the UK economy.