The haulage industry fared better than most UK sectors during the second quarter of the year, with a slowdown much less pronounced than elsewhere, according to official figures. ONS data shows total business investment in the UK transportation and storage sector fell to £2.6bn in April, May and June 2020 – down from £3.1bn in Q2 2019, a 17.8% reduction. But this was significantly less than the dramatic reduction seen in the wider economy, which fell 26.1%. Tax relief consultancy […]
Whistl saw its pre-tax profit crash by more than 400% last year after ending its foray into the final mile delivery market, but predicts it will have recovered by the end of 2016.
Wincanton has delivered a “boringly predictable” set of results for the six months to 30 September 2013, with group turnover down 1.6% at £542.3m and operating profit up 2.1% to £24.2m compared with the same period last year.