Cross-Channel RoRo specialist Continental Cargo Carriers (CCC) said normal service had resumed following “a huge test” at the beginning of the year following the end of the Brexit transition period. CCC said volumes were now increasing week on week and there were minimal delays in its service. Issues arose in January with customers stockpiling and limiting shipment due to confusion over new regulations. In response, the company said it created a delivery duty paid (DDP) product called Continental Flow, which […]
Three years ago the industry was shocked as one of the most prominent names in family haulage, the Baxter family’s RH Freight, was snapped up by Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + Nagel for £66.9m. It was a move that came out of the blue, and was concluded within in matter of weeks (if the folklore attached to the deal is to be believed) but it resulted in Andrew Baxter, who alongside his brother Ian ran RH Freight in the footsteps […]
A new study has revealed that the vast majority of hauliers – 96% – are not ready for the end of the Brexit transition period and require clarity on border legislation.
Freight levels to Northern Ireland will fall unless border friction is sorted, Logistics UK warns MPs
Hauliers will lose out on trade between Britain and Northern Ireland if the government does not move swiftly to ease border friction, Logistics UK director of policy Elizabeth de Jong told MPs this week.