Lorry design talks struggle with implementation date

Member states and the European Parliament are struggling to find agreement on the proposal to change the design of lorries to make them more aerodynamic, improving fuel efficiency

Member states and the European Parliament are struggling to find agreement on the proposal to change the design of lorries to make them more aerodynamic, improving fuel efficiency.

A further negotiating session has been scheduled for 10 December, after the two sides failed to reach agreement at the final trialogue meeting earlier this week. A spokeswoman for the Italian EU presidency said it was confident an agreement could be reached at the next session.

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