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Setting the standards

Setting the standards

Without suitable apprenticeships standards against which to train recruits, the apprenticeship levy is nothing more than a secondary tax on the logistics sector

Disjointed regulations hit hauliers hard

Disjointed regulations hit hauliers hard

Charging clean air zones are a symptom of a wider malaise where incoherent regulation is starting to hit haulage hard.

No deal Brexit tariff plans a 'mixed bag' for EU traders

No deal Brexit tariff plans a 'mixed bag' for EU traders

The Government’s proposed tariff regime to apply temporarily in the event of a no-deal Brexit is a mixed bag for the UK’s EU traders.

Why a Brexit extension is best for British businesses

Why a Brexit extension is best for British businesses

An extension will allow businesses to look beyond stockpiling and put in place more effective, long-term risk-reduction strategies.

Why you should continue to prepare for a no-deal Brexit

Why you should continue to prepare for a no-deal Brexit

The UK’s EU traders should continue preparing for a calamity no-deal Brexit, as this remains a strong possibility and could still occur this month