Daily diesel sales are 20% lower than before the pandemic lockdown was introduced, with petrol sales down by 26%, according to the latest government data. The continued depression is revealed in data from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. The data comes from sales figures from 4,500 filling stations, which make up over 50% of petrol stations in Great Britain and covers the period from 27 January 2020 to 05 July 2020. While average sales per filling station […]
Lower fuel prices cost Elddis Transport last year, with savings passed onto customers causing a drop in turnover.
With fuel being up to and in some cases over 30% of operating costs, for hauliers getting the most out of every litre bought is crucial. MT met with Shell at the Shell Eco-marathon recently to hear how they believe a holistic approach can make the difference.
Elddis has put another ten Euro-5 new Actros trucks into operation.