Tag Archives: FTA

Amendments to certification are welcomed by Logistics UK

Logistics UK (the new name for FTA), has reacted positively to the changes to the Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) by government, which became effective 22 July 2020.  As James Firth, Logistic UK’s head of road freight regulation says; Read more »


Entries now open for 2020 emission reduction award

The Logistics Emissions Reduction Scheme (LERS), run by Logistics UK (formerly FTA), has announced that entries are now open for its Leadership in Emissions Reduction Award, sponsored by ExxonMobil. The award recognises and celebrates the logistics company most committed to Read more »


New UK Global Tariff gets positive response

Peter Davidson

The UK government has marked a key step on the road to an independent UK international trade policy, by announcing the UK’s new MFN tariff regime, the UK Global Tariff (UKGT) on 19 May.


Standard approval to counter skills shortage

Margaret Simpson

FTA, the business organisation representing the logistics sector, has learned this month that the long-awaited LGD Driver Apprenticeship Standard for Cat C+E licences, is to be published this summer. As Mags Simpson, policy manager at FTA, explains, the standard cannot Read more »