Land Transport

Entire Spanish supply chain supports the implementation of eCMR

Land Transport - 2020-07-27

Last week, the fourth meeting of the Spanish Electronic Transport Documents (ETD) working group was set up to analyze the situation of the digitization of transport in Spain and design the necessary a...

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UK publishes post-Brexit border operating model

Land Transport - 2020-07-15

The UK government  published on Monday 13 July a long-awaited guide to how Britain’s border with the European Union will work after the transition period following the UK’s departure ...

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If You Thought Brexit Was All Over Then Check This Out Before You Celebrate

Land Transport - 2020-07-09

So you thought Brexit was done and dusted? Currently those with an interest in exports and imports between Britain and Europe are waiting with bated breath for somebody to blink in the Brussels talks ...

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Slovakian cars shipped to Koper by train

Land Transport - 2020-06-24

A train loaded with 198 cars produced by Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) in Nitra (Slovakia) arrived on at Koper's car and Ro-Ro terminal on 22 June, for onward transport by barge...

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Over 42% more secure parking places

Land Transport - 2020-06-22

The transported asset protection association (Tapa) has partnered with Bosch Secure Truck Parking, a digital booking platform for truck parking spaces in Europe...

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Permanent change and prospects for logistics post-Covid

Land Transport - 2020-06-16

Having battled to cope with sudden disruptions to the automotive supply chain caused by the coronavirus pandemic, logistics providers are now looking at the more permanent changes to the sector that t...

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Truck parking spaces on German-Danish border

Land Transport - 2020-06-04

Bosch Secure Truck Parking has added another location to its network...

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Electric trucks could be cheaper than fossil ones by 2024 in France

Land Transport - 2020-06-02

Electric trucks in France can become cheaper to own and run than diesel trucks by 2024 by reducing taxes on electricity, removing the diesel fuel rebate and giving hauliers a purchase incentive, a...

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Important relief measures for EU road transport operators enter into force

Land Transport - 2020-05-29

A patchwork of administrative formalities has been the main challenge for road transport companies during COVID-19...

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UK unveils post-Brexit tariff regime

Land Transport - 2020-05-20

The UK will slash import tariffs on some products and scrap the complex calculation system the EU uses to determine some food levies once the Brexit transition period ends...

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German toll exemption a model to drive decarbonisation

Land Transport - 2020-05-19

The German Parliament voted to extend the existing exemption from road user charges for clean trucks, powered by CNG, LNG and electricity, until 2023...

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Driverless trucks could shift transport from rails to road – report

Land Transport - 2020-05-15

The introduction of automated heavy trucks could further shift transport from rail to road, according to a report by Germany’s Aerospace Center (DLR) on the opportunities and risks of ...

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Fluid trade agreement needed to avoid disaster beyond belief

Land Transport - 2020-05-13

Strong supply chains and fluid borders between the UK and Europe must be maintained to avoid economic disaster, Rod McKenzie has told the Telegraph...

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Covid recovery will test resilience of outbound supply chain, says report

Land Transport - 2020-04-28

As vehicle manufacturers tentatively restart production in Europe after shutdowns caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, there are concerns that insolvencies in the outbound logistics sector could hamper di...

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World leaders voice support for road transport heroes amidst crisis

Land Transport - 2020-04-23

Many governments have publicly recognised the essential work being done by the women and men who operate commercial vehicles since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic...

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Freight association believes extension of brexit transition period still seems likely

Land Transport - 2020-04-23

As the stalled negotiations between the UK and EU started again this week, the head of the British International Freight Association has described the UK government’s insistence that it will not...

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ALIS says "thank you" with a video

Land Transport - 2020-04-06

ALIS, Logistic Association of Sustainable Intermodality says thank you to all transport and logistics operators and to all health care workers with a video...

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FTA launches COVID-19 logistics resource-matching initiative

Land Transport - 2020-04-01

More than 150,000 logistics workers have already engaged with ‘Logistics Helps Logistics’ campaign to help businesses keep goods and services flowing by filling shortfalls of staff or iden...

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Stakeholders call for reality check on EU road transport and energy policy

Land Transport - 2020-03-30

Europe’s ambitious plans for road transport decarbonisation need a “reality check” in order to result in a pragmatic decrease of emissions and oil products, energy stakeholders told ...

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ETF writes to Croatian Government on suspension of labour & social rights during pandemic

Land Transport - 2020-03-30

ETF condemns the Croatian government’s legislative initiative which would suspend labour and social rights...

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