Maxi Haulage has delivered one of its largest pre-tax profits in the firm’s history, despite a “difficult and competitive” environment. The Irvine-based haulage company, a subsidiary of Maxi Caledonian, saw pre-tax profit increase from £1.5m in 2015 to £2.3m in the year to 30 September 2016. Turnover rose from £55.9m to £56.2m in the same period, newly-published accounts show. Speaking to MT, Maxi Haulage MD Alan Miles said the profit hike was down to the company divesting itself of low-margin […]
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