Ipswich-based Go Freight Transport has closed its doors and appointed an insolvency practitioner. The company, which had an operating licence for 42 trucks and 62 trailers with another under consideration, specialises in container haulage. Insolvency practitioner LB Insolvency has informed drivers that “the company is no longer in a position to make payment to you for services rendered under your contract of employment. You should regard your employment as terminated as of 11 February 2020.” The company, which was not […]
The fallout from the bankruptcy of Hanjin Shipping is likely to be far reaching with hauliers operating out of Felixstowe potentially facing writing off large debts.
The MD of one of the largest container hauliers in the UK has warned that the pattern of business in the sector will “change dramatically” over the next 12 months when the London Gateway opens at the end of the year.