Steve Porter Transport enjoyed a busy summer, with a jump in drop-trailer movements during the period. The Isle of Wight haulier, which runs a drop-trailer service from Southampton to the island making use of Red Funnel ferries, saw drop-trailer movements increase by almost a quarter from the 13 January to 13 August to reach 9,885. This was an increase of 1,947 trailer movements from 7,938 in the corresponding period a year ago. Steve Porter Transport MD, Malcolm Gibson, said: “We […]
Pre-tax profit at Brian Yeardley fell by nearly 50% in 2016, hit by a combination of migrant problems in Calais, unstable currency exchange rates and fleet investment.
The Steve Porter Transport Group and Meachers Global Logistics have entered a new palletised deal. The deal will see the partnership moving 10,000 pallets a year from Meacher’s warehouse in Southampton to locations across the UK.
Fuel efficiency increases from its Euro-6 fleet boosted CM Downton’s pre-tax profit last year.