A range of the transport sector’s leading operators have given an optimistic trading forecast for the rest of 2021 and beyond, with many continuing to report soaring volumes. Quizzed in MT’s latest industry panel discussion, the majority said they had largely shrugged off the impact of Brexit while profiting from new consumer buying patterns triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic. ArrowXL chief executive Charlie Shiels said the delivery specialist was “flying along”. “Volumes remain incredibly high and we continue with this […]
Hermes has won a contract with clothing and footwear company Cotton Traders.
The transportation and storage industry had a rate of fatal injury around twice the average across all industries, according to new figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Trade associations and the UK government have given a qualified welcome to the publication of the EC’s no-deal contingency plan for transport, which appears to address some of the access concerns for international haulage.