Haulage sector more resilient than most during pandemic, new data reveals


 

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 […]