Opinions

Rail Sector

Opinions

Thinking big and multimodal

Thinking big and multimodal

The FTA has always been multimodal but with new modes under development, such as ecargo bikes and drones, it has strengthened its focus here and support safe and efficient logistics across the whole supply chain, from end to end.

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

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