All news & events

Press releases | 04 December 2018
Industry Disappointed by the Council's General Approach on Posting
The representatives of shippers, freight forwarders and express carriers express their disappointment about the Council’s General Approach, as it in no way responds to the need for simple, uniform, clear and easily enforceable rules which would facilitate transport operations, protect the workers employed in this industry and ensure a fair competitive environment.
News | 27 November 2018
Industry Urges Member States to Reject the Austrian Proposal on Lex Specialis
The representatives of shippers, freight forwarders and express carriers express their concern on the adverse impact of the Austrian proposal on transport and logistics operations as well as on the environment.
Events | 26 November 2018
Freight Forwarders Forum 2018 - 15 November - WCO Brussels
News | 19 October 2018
CLECAT Position Paper on the Proposal for a Regulation on Electronic Freight Transport Information (eFTI)
CLECAT published its Position Paper on the European Commission's proposal for a Regulation on electronic Freight transport information (eFTI), which is part of the third Mobility Package. Through this proposal the Commission wants to establish a fully digital environment for information exchange in freight transport, replacing paper transport documents, which will facilitate digital information flows for logistic operations.
Press releases | 16 October 2018
CLECAT calls for a realistic approach on the Future Economic Partnership between the EU and UK
Today, CLECAT, the European Association of Logistics Service Providers, Freight Forwarders and Customs Brokers, issued its position paper on the future economic partnership between the EU and UK.
Events | 25 July 2018
Freight Forwarders Forum 2018 - 15 November - Brussels
CLECAT, the voice of freight forwarders in Europe, is inviting its members, policy makers and stakeholders to join its annual Forum on the 15th November at the WCO in Brussels.
Press releases | 11 July 2018
CLECAT welcomes positive TRAN report on Combined Transport
The European Parliament’s Transport Committee adopted its report on the revision of the Combined Transport Directive on 10 July. CLECAT sees the adopted report as a largely positive document, based on a strong draft by rapporteur Daniela Aiuto MEP and pragmatic compromise amendments negotiated between the political groups.
Events | 09 July 2018
SAVE THE DATE: 15 November FFF2018 “Customs, Trade and Skills – What’s the deal?”
Registration will open shortly
Press releases | 04 July 2018
CLECAT Calls for New Efforts to Ensure Sensible, Balanced Legislation for Road Transport
CLECAT regrets that there was no majority for the TRAN compromise on the market and social issues which was the result of long and intense discussions in the TRAN Committee and with the sector.
News | 02 July 2018
Vote for TRAN Report
The vote on 4th July will be decisive in shaping the way in which international road transport will be performed within the EU. Therefore, the transport industry urges MEPs to exclude international transport from the rules on posting.