Hauliers have no choice but to hike rates this year in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, Brexit, the climate crisis and other international pressures, Logistics UK is warning. Speaking today (24 May 2021) at the group’s launch of its annual Logistics Report 2021, Elizabeth de Jong, Logistics UK’s policy director painted a grim picture of the challenges the logistics industry is facing as a result of these pressures. She said: “The logistics industry has proved invaluable to the UK […]
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