John G Russell (Transport) said it had benefitted from months of empty roads over the last year, which helped boost fleet productivity, fuel consumption and would result in strong financial results. MD Alan Poulton was commenting following publication of its results for the year ending 31 March 2020, which showed that the Scottish multimodal operator increased revenues to £68.7m during the period (£68.1m). Pre-tax profit increased by 39% to £7.4m (£5.4m). Poulton said that during the 2019/20 trading period it […]
C Butt has made its largest pre-tax profit in five years, and is back in the black for the first time in three years.
The introduction of a rebate on fuel duty for goods vehicle operators in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) this summer may tempt more UK operators to use illicit fuel, the RHA has conceded.
The government is to suspend all Clean Air Zones until at least January 2021, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.