DFDS Seaways sees freight volumes improve after 22% fall during pandemic lockdown


 

Freight operator DFDS Seaways saw freight volumes increase in September after plunging 22% at the peak of the Covid-19 lockdown, according to its latest annual report. The Immingham-based company said the rise could be driven by “Covid-19 catch up” or businesses stocking up ahead of the end of the Brexit transition period and questioned if the increase was sustainable. The company’s results for the year to 31 December 2019 reveal turnover up by 1% to £63.5m (2018: £63.1m with pre-tax […]