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 FTA has called on the UK government not to act upon Prime Minister Theresa May’s previous promise to take “no deal rather than a bad deal”, as Brexit negotiations formally begin today (19 June).
The Institute of Directors (IoD) has said a customs frontier is inevitable once Britain leaves the EU.
The FTA has warned that the supply chain is “set to disintegrate” if the status of European workers within the UK’s logistics sector is not settled as part of the ongoing Brexit negotiations.