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PD Ports welcomes Government’s ‘free ports’ announcement

The Government’s decision to launch a public consultation on ‘free ports’ has received support from PD Ports, the owners of Teesport.

Government confirms introduction of imports controls

Government confirms introduction of imports controls

The Government has confirmed plans to introduce import controls on EU goods at the border after the transition period ends on 31 December 2020.

Driverless lorries set to dominate UK ferry traffic

Driverless lorries set to dominate UK ferry traffic

Autonomous HGVs could replace much of the UK’s conventional lorry and container transport within a generation and transform the way the roll-on-roll-off market works in the UK, a new report suggests.

Vital logistics workers should be excluded from restrictive immigration policy,

Vital logistics workers should be excluded from restrictive immigration policy, says FTA

The Government’s proposal to bring forward restrictions on EU migrants deemed to be ‘low-skilled’ will worsen the severe labour shortage in the logistics sector, according to the Freight Transport Association.

Stevedore paralysed after fall from height on cargo ship

Stevedore paralysed after fall from height on cargo ship

Shipping company fined for safety breaches after worker suffers life changing injuries