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Tuesday, 06.12.2016, 19:56
ithuania's largest haulage companies are investing in establishment of own rest areas for their drivers in Western Europe in response to stricter regulation of drivers' rest procedures and lack of space in public truck parking areas, vz.lt news portal said on Monday, reports LETA/BNS.
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The number of new trucks (commercial vehicles weighing over 16 tons) registered in Latvia in the first nine months of this year jumped 40.2 % against the same period last year to 1,102 vehicles, according to information from the Auto Association writes LETA.
Latvia has asked meeting with representatives of French Interior Ministry in relation to situation in Calais06.09.2016
The Latvian foreign services so far have not received any information about Latvian truckers who might be affected by the protest campaigns in the region of Calais port city in France where French farmers and truckers are blocking roads to this city, demanding to close the illegal migrant camp in this area, reports LETA.
Sale of new trucks that weigh over 3.5 tons increased 32% in Latvia in the first six months this year, as the Automotive Association informed LETA.