Logistics groups and businesses have broadly welcomed tnews that all companies in the UK will be automatically given an EORI number, which allows firms to continue trading with EU businesses after Brexit, but warned it still has much to do to get businesses ready for Brexit.
The United Kingdom Warehousing Association has confirmed the appointment of Nicola Ridges-Jones as its new Chair.
Time for politics to give way to action, says FTA
Scenarios under Operation Yellowhammer, the Government’s secret no-deal Brexit plans published at the weekend, have never been shared with the logistics industry, the Freight Industry Association has said.
The Government has stepped up its no-deal Brexit plans by issuing a £300 million tender notice inviting companies to transport freight vehicles via ship, rail or air if there are delays at ports after October 31.