Confidence among logistics operators in future business prospects has increased significantly in the past six months, according to the latest Logistics Confidence Index compiled for Barclays and Grant Thornton UK. The six-monthly survey of 100 senior managers of UK logistics firms conducted by Analytiqa, found the industry in the first half of 2013 to be cautiously optimistic about business conditions, with the overall confidence index standing at 60.3 compared with 52.5 six months earlier. Comparing current trading conditions with the […]
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