The logistics sector has suffered its biggest fall in confidence since 2015 as concerns grow about the possible impact of Brexit. According to the latest UK Logistics Confidence Index report, the sector’s confidence index has fallen from 56.7 in 2017 to 52.6 this year. This puts industry confidence close to its lowest level ever seen, according to the report’s authors. The report, from Barclays Bank, accounting advisors Moore Stephens and market analysts Analytiqa, polled more than 100 senior executives including […]
The government is playing chicken with the future of the British economy and the haulage industry, the FTA has warned.
Trade associations have criticised the no deal Brexit papers published today, accusing the contingency plans of falling far short of what would be required to keep Britain trading.
From 1 January, standard O-licence holders will be required to demonstrate an increased level of financial facilities, after the drop in the value of value of the pound following the EU referendum.