More than a third of hauliers (35%) have felt an effect from Britain’s decision to quit the EU, according to a new survey. The figure is taken from the latest quarterly survey of more than 900 small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) conducted by Close Brothers Asset Finance. By comparison, when all UK SMEs covered by the survey were asked if they’d experienced any impact from the UK’s referendum vote, just 24% said they had. The latest Close Brothers Business Barometer […]
City Link and its former parent Better Capital are “morally, if not legally, responsible” for the financial difficulties that some of its creditors now face, a group of MPs looking into the collapse of the company have said.
More than one-third of transport and haulage businesses in the UK are at risk of collapse, according to insolvency trade body R3.
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) is calling for major improvements to regional infrastructure to boost productivity and help England’s regions improve links with international markets.