The government has put together draft legislation that will allow hauliers to continue to ply their loads across Europe and carry out cabotage under a new licence, dubbed the UK Licence for the Community. It will also guarantee the existing rights of EU hauliers to transport goods and carry out cabotage in the UK. However the licence will only come into existence if the EU guarantees UK hauliers equivalent rights to their European counterparts after Brexit. If no reciprocal agreement […]
Falls in the value of sterling in the wake of the EU referendum have continued to hit Laser Transport International, which saw its pre-tax profit plunge by 64% last year.
More than a third of hauliers (35%) have felt an effect from Britain’s decision to quit the EU, according to a new survey.
Covid-19 and Brexit has cut a swathe through the transportation and warehousing sector with just 75% of companies back up and running compared to June last year and 9.6% permanently closed.