The curious incident of the road transport industry today

Piggy Bank

Consultancy Plimsoll Publishing has said an unusual alignment of factors (rather than stars), set against the backdrop of continuing economic weakness, means a wave of consolidation is about to break across the bow of the road transport industry. “The road haulage industry should brace itself for takeovers as a series of curious circumstances begin to shape the industry,” according to Plimsoll’s latest analysis of the sector. Why? Well Plimsoll says a combination of stock piling cash (by some), difficult growth, […]