Haulage rates continued to stagnate during the first half of the year, new data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have suggested. According to the ONS’s latest Services Producer Price Indices report, which provides a measure of inflation for a range of service industries including haulage, average rates for freight transport by road in the UK at the end of Q2 2015 were just 4.7% above the baseline measurement at the end of 2010. The figure represents a slight […]
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A proposed new migrant camp in Dunkirk, just 30 miles from Calais, has been criticised by the RHA and the FTA.
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