Brexit haulage talks hit snag

Following reports that negotiations between the UK and EU are facing issues over continued access to the EU market for UK hauliers, Logistics UK (formerly FTA) is urging the government to keep pressing for a deal with its European counterparts: Policy director Elizabeth de Jong said: “Leaving the EU without a free trade agreement would hurt businesses on both sides of the Channel, putting pan-European supply chains at risk and potentially ... [+]

New online service for Ulster import declarations

The Government has unveiled a Trader Support Service for Northern Ireland to complete digital processes and handle safety and security declarations for imports into the province. The new service will be available to businesses bringing in goods from Great Britain or the rest of the world. A procurement exercise for the service ... [+]

Now is the time prepare for Brexit, says Logistics UK

Logistics UK (formerly FTA) is urging organisations to start to prepare for the UK’s departure from the EU at the end of the year as the economy starts to recover after the Covid pandemic. Director of policy Elizabeth de Jong says that the 200,000 UK businesses that currently trade with Europe ... [+]

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