Operator EM Rogers saw its pre-tax profit soar last year in the wake of low fuel prices and a strong pound against the euro, but said the UK’s vote to leave the EU could now prove costly to its operation. For the year ended 31 January 2016, the Northampton-based operation saw its profit jump by 143% to £2m (2015: £825,000). Joint MD David Rogers, who shares the role with his brother John, said: “We had a very good year, we’re very […]
Turnover at county Durham car transporter Beamish Transport plummeted by 20% in 2018 “arguably because of Brexit uncertainty”, according to its administrator.
Trials on British roads involving platoons of autonomous HGVs have been put on hold due to the ongoing pandemic.
There is limited time left to set up the required infrastructure to undertake checks of HGVs bound for the continent in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to the National Audit Office (NAO).