Owens Group will be forced to close its Port Talbot depot with the loss of more than 90 jobs if Tata fails to find a buyer for the town’s steel works, MD Huw Owens has said. Following Tata’s decision to put its entire UK steel business up for sale yesterday, hauliers in and around Port Talbot are assessing the impact of the news on their businesses today. The Port Talbot steelworks, which has been reportedly haemorrhaging £1m a day as […]
Abbey Logistics and Lomas Distribution paid close to £300,000 for the majority of the bulk powder and warehousing business of collapsed operator Seafield Logistics.
Logistics and manufacturing associations have warned that Tata’s decision to sell off its steel operation in the UK will have major repercussions on the wider economy unless a buyer is found.
Owens Group enjoyed yet another year of significant growth in 2018, with turnover rising 27% to £70.5m.