The North East Freight Partnership wants to hear operator views on the impact Brexit will have on the logistics sector in the North East. It has put a call out to industry to take part in the following short survey: “Brexit has the potential to present challenges and opportunities for the freight and logistics sector in the North East. Customs clearance requirements may become more pronounced and the markets the region’s businesses serve may change, representing a challenge to the supply […]
UK commercial vehicle (CV) manufacturing decreased by 1.9% in November, with 8,605 units rolling off production lines, according to figures published this week by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
Europa Road has seen 85% of its freight customers sign up for its Europa Flow customs service just three months after its launch.
It would be a “disaster” for the commercial vehicle industry if the UK crashed out of the EU in 2019 without a good trade deal with the remaining EU27 countries, SMMT chief executive Mike Hawes has warned.