30 March 2012 #SMMT News

SMMT’s weekly round-up, including all the latest news from UK automotive and a message from our Chief Executive.

30 March 2012 #SMMT News

The deadline to enter the Make it in Great Britain Challenge is fast approaching, with only a couple of weeks left in the nationwide search to find the most innovative pre-market products, processes and concepts the UK has to offer.

29 March 2012 #SMMT News

1. Above the line R&D tax credit consultation launched
2. £125 million Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain fund opens
3. DECC launches consultation on simplifying the CRC scheme
4. DfT announce funding for 70 additional hybrid buses
5. New scheme to tackle UK technical skills shortage
6. Week ahead

29 March 2012 #SMMT News

1. European Commission backtracks on cross-border use of modular trucks
2. European commercial vehicle registrations down 11.3% in February
3. Commissioner Tajani hints at regulatory break for carmakers
4. Sixth Summit between South Korea and EU held
5. Progress in cutting EU road deaths falls to 2% n 2011
6. Week ahead