Europa Worldwide Group has spent £2m expanding its Dartford hub to cope with any customs backlog after Brexit. The company, which is celebrating its fourth anniversary at its Dartford headquarters, fast-tracked plans to expand the 86,509sq ft facility to ensure it was “Brexit ready”. Under the recently completed expansion programme, the central hub, which handles all the firm’s European consignments, has seen its racking and transit zone increased to create 75% more space. Dan Cook, Europa operations director, said the […]
Turnover at county Durham car transporter Beamish Transport plummeted by 20% in 2018 “arguably because of Brexit uncertainty”, according to its administrator.
Work on DPD’s £100m East Midlands hub has been completed, with the facility expected to be fully operational by next September.
UK transport companies have until December 2020 to plan for Brexit, the government said today after revealing a transition period between the UK and EU had been agreed.