The MD of Currie European has warned that customer rates must increase in 2014, to keep pace with the growing cost of running a haulage business. It comes as the Dumfries-based haulier saw a fall in pre-tax profit for the year ending 31 December 2012 to £336,667, from £657,562 in the previous financial year, despite a rise in turnover to £46.6m, from £46.3m in 2011. Stephen Turner, MD at Currie European, told Motortransport.co.uk: “We continue to trade satisfactorily so far […]
Bridgend-based John Raymond Transport has endured a tough period but parent company Nolan Transport believes the required changes have now been made to return the haulier to health.
Two major business wins helped turnover at Norfolk haulier Jack Richards & Son increase by 13% last year.
Food distribution specialist Fowler Welch more than doubled its operating profit in the first half of the current financial year, its interim report shows.