West Yorkshire experienced the most cargo thefts in 2018 with London emerging as a “high risk” area, according to a new report. The BSI report, compiled with supply chain risk consultancy Screen, analysed cargo theft rates across the country in 2018. It reveals that West Yorkshire and Northamptonshire, followed by Kent, Leicestershire, and Nottinghamshire respectively, were the top five regions for cargo theft in the period. London also emerged as “a major high risk area of concern” for cargo theft […]
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