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Campaigners welcome upgrade to key strategic rail freight route

Campaigners welcome upgrade to key strategic rail freight route

Campaign for Better Transport has welcomed increased capacity for freight trains from Felixstowe which will cater for the immediate suppressed demand for rail freight services.

UKWA launches free to use warehouse space brokerage portal

The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has announced the launch of MarketSpace – a new web-based portal that brings companies with warehouse space to fill together with those seeking storage and logistics services.

Consultations close on Tilbury 2 project; planning application expected in the Autumn

London’s Port of Tilbury has completed the statutory consultation process for its plans to build a £100 million new port terminal.

Brexit: New Customs system not fit for purpose, says FTA

Brexit: New Customs system not fit for purpose, says FTA

FTA has “grave doubts” that CDS will be able to cope with the anticipated 255 million extra Customs declarations to be made at British ports each year when the UK leaves the EU.

Price freeze for HGVs on M6 Toll road

Price freeze for HGVs on M6 Toll road

Goods vehicles will be exempt from new price increases on the M6 Toll announced by the road’s operator Midland Expressway Ltd (MEL) today.