Twenty three European automotive industry leaders are calling on the EU and UK to “pull out all the stops” to avoid a no-deal Brexit and secure a free trade agreement (FTA) or face “devastating” trade and job losses across the sector. The group, which includes the European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA), the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) and the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA), warned this week that a no-deal Brexit will cost the pan-European automotive […]
Unsurprising and yet stark figures from the SMMT show that just 15 commercial vehicles rolled off GB production lines in April.
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.
Rhys Davies & Sons saw both turnover and pre-tax profit rise last year, through a mixture of cost control and volume growth.