More than one-third of transport and haulage businesses in the UK are at risk of collapse, according to insolvency trade body R3. According to R3, 13,038 (35%) of the UK’s 37,611 transport and haulage firms had a ‘higher than normal’ insolvency risk during April. Within this, the Yorkshire and the Humber fared best, with 30% of the region’s 3,068 transport and haulage firms at a heightened risk, a 4% fall from the previous month. This compares with a fall of […]
Croydon-based PF Whitehead Transport Services said volumes had recovered after it took a hit during the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.
Fuel, food and feed distributor NWF Group, owner of Boughey Distribution, saw pre-tax profit for the year ended 31 March 2020 grow 36.1% to £13.2m (2019: £9.7m).
Kuehne + Nagel continued to improve on its results in 2019 and said it was looking ahead with confidence, despite the “unknown scope” of the Coronavirus.