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 […]
More than a third of hauliers (35%) have felt an effect from Britain’s decision to quit the EU, according to a new survey.
No-deal Brexit: Border controls to be ditched and emergency measures enacted, as UK runs out of time
A no-deal Brexit will see border controls ditched and emergency measures to control queues put in place, the National Audit Office (NAO) has warned.
Industry leaders have called for logisitcs to be given dispensation after Brexit due to its reliance on EU workers. MT examines the issue.