The Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) has welcomed the appointment of Phil Hogan as EU Trade Commissioner.
IRHA President Verona Murphy has welcomed the appointment saying: “The IRHA welcomes the appointment of such a strong negotiator for the EU at this pivotal time in Brexit negotiations.
Continued connectivity of the land and sea routes between Britain and the rest of the EU is of vital importance to our and the EU economy.”
She continued: “We could not think of a better person to defend those interests. We wish Phil Hogan the best of luck in his new role.”