The Road Haulage Association and Logistics UK have joined forces with 31 other road haulage associations across Europe to urge negotiators on all sides to agree a deal on Brexit. In an open letter to the EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier, UK chief negotiator David Frost and Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the trade associations call for a reciprocal solution between the EU and the UK and warn that the alternative will be “patchwork of fragmented national arrangements – which would […]
Trucking capacity on European roads remained at a low level in July according to industry analysts, resulting in a significant increase in spot market rates.
The United Pallet Network (UPN) has revealed further details about how its European service expansion, revealed early this week, will work in practice.
A “buoyant” UK logistics market helped Norbert Dentressangle (ND) boost overall third quarter 2012 revenue by 10% to €2.9bn. Turnover growth was reported across all three of ND’s business divisions, with much of this down to the acquisition of new business. Logistics revenue for Q3 2012 increased 6.4% compared to Q3 2011, with like-for-like income up 2%. Year-to-date, logistics division revenue is 13.7% ahead at €1.3bn (2011: €1.15bn). Transport operations fared less well in Q3, with revenue down 0.1% to […]