To measure the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on the transport and distribution industry, MT has put together a panel of operators across the UK to give regular feedback on their volume of work and vehicles laid up. The good news is that volumes for most operators surveyed have stabilised after a turbulent couple of months, and the furlough scheme is still working as no staff have had to be made redundant. With some exceptions most lenders are also being […]
The RHA’s claims of a “breakthrough” in its talks with ministers for extra support for the industry may come too late for many, as its own survey reveals thousands are now at risk of going bust.
CEVA Logistics saw its turnover fall by 10% last year due to the non-renewal of existing contracts.
The Department for Transport has announced that the current limited drivers’ hours relaxation will be extended until 23.59hrs on Tuesday 21 April 2020 and apply to all road haulage operations.