Maxi Haulage achieved a record turnover of £66.3m in 2018, but warned the impact of pre-Brexit stockpiling on its Irish operation will hit its current year’s trading. The Irvine-based haulier reported a 6.3% increase in turnover for the year ended September 2018 from £62.3m to £66.3m. Pre-tax profit leaped 41.8% from £1.4m to £1.9m. However the company said that during the end of 2018 and into the early part of this year, it experienced ‘out of balance’, uneconomic traffic flows […]
Norbert Dentressangle said its transport and logistics operations are “well on course” both in terms of growth and profitability, after posting a 19% increase in first-half earnings.
Uncertainty over the immigration system after Brexit next year will compound the industry’s driver shortage and goods and services could grind to a halt, according to an FTA report.