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# freight - Monday 1 February, 2021

Freight between Ireland and UK dropped by half in January
# Brexit
# Brexit

Freight between Ireland and UK dropped by half in January

Feb 1st 2021, 6:30 AM 17,407 Views 11 Comments

Trade between Ireland and the UK dropped significantly after the Brexit transition period ended, but is slowly increasing again.

# freight - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

France to ease Covid travel ban from UK - but negative test result needed to travel
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

France to ease Covid travel ban from UK - but negative test result needed to travel

Updated Dec 22nd 2020, 7:41 PM 25,286 Views 23 Comments

The UK government’s chief scientific adviser said cases of the variant strain are appearing “everywhere”.

# freight - Monday 21 December, 2020

Eamon Ryan says Ireland will work with UK 'on what comes next' after 48-hour suspension of transport
# New Strain
# New Strain

Eamon Ryan says Ireland will work with UK 'on what comes next' after 48-hour suspension of transport

Updated Dec 21st 2020, 9:10 AM 34,932 Views 50 Comments

The Green Party leader also said increased restrictions will come into effect in Ireland “sooner than was originally planned”.

# freight - Sunday 20 December, 2020

France blocks lorry freight from UK as part of travel ban
# Food Supplies
# Food Supplies

France blocks lorry freight from UK as part of travel ban

Dec 20th 2020, 10:01 PM 79,626 Views 86 Comments

“Brexit stockpiling is one thing, the Christmas rush is another thing, but the absolute hammer blow now is to close the borders for 48 hours,” the Road Haulage Association said tonight.

# freight - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

British government awards post-Brexit freight contracts worth £77.6m to four ferry companies
# Supplies
# Supplies

British government awards post-Brexit freight contracts worth £77.6m to four ferry companies

Oct 13th 2020, 11:26 AM 45,179 Views 22 Comments

The government said the arrangement will ensure vital supplies continue to be delivered to the UK whatever the outcome of negotiations.

# freight - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Not much optimism for Irish hauliers after no-deal Brexit tailback test at Dover
# Port Of Dover
# Port Of Dover

Not much optimism for Irish hauliers after no-deal Brexit tailback test at Dover

Jan 9th 2019, 6:05 AM 13,323 Views 11 Comments

Yesterday, 89 trucks took part in a no-deal Brexit test to see what delays there would be if there were checks at the Port of Dover.

# freight - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Freight traffic stacks up for Irish Ferries
# Get The Boat
# Get The Boat

Freight traffic stacks up for Irish Ferries

Mar 6th 2014, 12:00 PM 8,194 Views 23 Comments

Economic upturn to thank for increase in volume

# freight - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Rolls-Royce plans to change the shipping industry by developing drone cargo ships
# Send In The Drones
# Send In The Drones

Rolls-Royce plans to change the shipping industry by developing drone cargo ships

Feb 26th 2014, 2:26 PM 12,666 Views 53 Comments

The drone ships would be remotely controlled using a virtual-reality recreation of a vessel’s bridge, which captains on dry land could use to control crewless ships.

# freight - Friday 31 August, 2012

Target Express sale announced by liquidators
# Target Express
# Target Express

Target Express sale announced by liquidators

Aug 31st 2012, 7:15 PM 6,411 Views 8 Comments

Masterlink Logistics, headquarterd in Blanchardstown, is to buy the company which only recently ceased trading.

# freight - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Target Express workers call for 'clarity' in sit-in protest over job losses
# Target Express
# Target Express

Target Express workers call for 'clarity' in sit-in protest over job losses

Aug 28th 2012, 10:24 PM 6,322 Views 38 Comments

Cork depot workers say they first heard about their jobs being lost on the news.

The Evening Fix: Tuesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Aug 28th 2012, 7:47 PM 6,737 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Revenue defends Target Express action as workers begin sit-ins
# Target Express
# Target Express

Revenue defends Target Express action as workers begin sit-ins

Aug 28th 2012, 6:27 PM 8,467 Views 115 Comments

The freight company ceased trading yesterday with the loss of 390 jobs. The owner blamed the tax authorities for the closure.

# freight - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Exports down as port and shipping volumes fall
# Exports
# Exports

Exports down as port and shipping volumes fall

Aug 22nd 2012, 2:16 PM 2,657 Views 7 Comments

The Irish Maritime Development Office said it expects little improvement in manufacturing orders across Europe for the rest of the year.

# freight - Thursday 2 February, 2012

78 jobs to go with loss of €30m as Cork-Swansea ferry ends service
# Jobs
# Jobs

78 jobs to go with loss of €30m as Cork-Swansea ferry ends service

Feb 2nd 2012, 12:35 PM 3,220 Views 44 Comments

Fastnet Line will now be placed in receivership or liquidation, depending on the judge’s decision, the company has said.