Maritime Transport posted its 13th consecutive year of turnover growth, before it incorporated contributions from Roadways Container Logistics (RCL) into its business. The Felixstowe-based container giant acquired Aegeus Transport – the holding company for RCL – for an undisclosed sum in August 2014 and was fully integrated at the end of the year However, for the year-ending 27 December 2014 turnover rose to £162.8m, compared to £133.6m in the previous year. Pre-tax profit also rose to £3m, compared to £2.8m […]
Felixstowe Port’s ongoing attempts to resolve traffic congestion and slow turnaround times have been dealt a blow, after the chief executive of rival Peel Ports said customers should snub it in favour of northern terminals.
Fierce competition for southbound loads combined with rising operating costs saw Currie Solutions deliver a pre-tax loss for the second year in a row, its latest annual accounts show.
Grocontinental increased pre-tax profit by almost 13% to £5.2m just before being snapped up by Dutch firm AGRO Merchants Group.