The ongoing impact of the coronavirus pandemic, Brexit fallout and weak demand all conspired to result in the fourth consecutive month of decline in UK commercial vehicle production, according to the SMMT. UK CV manufacturing fell 31.5% in January, with 5,616 units rolling off the production lines, marking the worst start to the year since 2015. The SMMT said manufacturing was subdued both for domestic and international markets, down 28.8% and 33.6% respectively. More than half (53.2%) of all CVs […]
Motorway service area provider Moto has closed 70% of its M&S stores within its network due to the lack of demand caused by people taking fewer journeys as the COVID-19 lockdown continues.
Croydon-based PF Whitehead Transport Services said volumes had recovered after it took a hit during the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.
Transport industry business groups have demanded that adequate hygiene facilities, including hot and cold running water, are available to all drivers and warehouse operatives delivering to, or collecting from business premises.