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 […]
A piecemeal, stop-go approach to funding for road maintenance has made it difficult for highways authorities to deliver maintenance cost-effectively over recent decades, the Public Accounts Committee has said.
The level of financial standing standard O-licence holders will have to demonstrate is likely to increase in 2017, due to the drop in the value of the pound against the euro.
MT Partnership Award winner Miniclipper Logistics is planning further expansion and investment after a record performance this year.