The RHA is standing by its claims that the volume of exports going via British ports to the EU plummeted by 68% last month, despite a government statement to the contrary. The RHA’s calculation, made against the same time period last year, is based on a survey of the association’s haulage members. The survey also showed that 65%-75% of trailers from the EU were going back empty in the same period. Richard Ballantyne, chief executive of the British Ports Association […]
The CEO of the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has warned that global political and economic uncertainty linked to societal shifts and changing consumer behaviour is creating “a perfect storm that is driving an unprecedented pace of change within the logistics sector”.
New freight service from Dunkirk to Liverpool launched as post-Brexit congestion at channel ports continues
A new freight service from France to the Port of Liverpool which offers suppliers a way to avoid the post-Brexit delays at the Channel Ports has been launched by Containerships, part of the global CMA CGM shipping group.
The road haulage industry boosted its efficiency last year, according to new statistics from the DfT.