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Covid ‘fast track’ system unveiled for hauliers heading for France

Covid ‘fast track’ system unveiled for hauliers heading for France

New Covid-19 testing locations to help reduce disruption for drivers carrying goods across the Channel.

James Clark to retire as BITA Secretary-General

The British Industrial Truck Association has announced that its long-serving Secretary-General, James Clark is to retire from his position at the end of 2020.

Port of Grangemouth announces multimillion-pound investment in its rail freight

Port of Grangemouth announces multimillion-pound investment in its rail freight offering

£3 million investment will secure capability to handle UK's longest freight trains.

UK – EU haulage will be permit free until June 2021

UK – EU haulage will be permit free until June 2021

The European Commission has announced the contingency measures to apply for international road haulage and air access for logistics operators from 1 January 2021 in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Goods Vehicle Movement Service now open, HMRC confirms

Goods Vehicle Movement Service now open, HMRC confirms

Traders, hauliers and carriers who move goods through a port in the UK that uses the Goods Vehicle Movement Service (GVMS) need to register for the service otherwise they will be unable to get their goods through customs on 1 January 2021.