The Brit European group of companies made its first profit in three years in 2016, newly published accounts show. In the 12 months to 31 December 2016 pre-tax profit stood at £339,614 compared with a loss of £753,000 a year ago. Carman (Holdings), whose subsidiaries include Brit European Transport and Silver Arrow Logistics, as well as two continental businesses now in liquidation, said its core areas had “performed well in 2016, although changes to the group’s activities impacted on the […]
Trading at Maxi Haulage was “very satisfactory” last year, as the Scottish firm continued to invest in its fleet and reduce costs.
Union Unite is to recommend to its members a settlement with DHL and four companies providing the operator with agency staff on its contract with Jaguar Land Rover.
UK haulage operators are estimated to see £7.5bn wiped off their turnover this year as the “catastrophic impact” of the coronavirus continues, according to the International Road Transport Union (IRU).