Hargreaves Services has said that its transport division saw a 7.6% rise in turnover in the year-ending 31 May, as it benefited from strong dry bulk volumes. Turnover at Hargreaves Transport increased from £82.7m to £89m, it said in preliminary results, with dry bulk contributing £59.3m to that total. Operating profit in the division also increased, from £4m to £4.5m, of which dry bulk contributed £2.2m and tankers contributed £2.3m. Since Hargreaves closed its financial year it has sold Imperial […]
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