Transport sector hit harder than any other by Brexit and Covid-19, ONS report reveals


 

Covid-19 and Brexit has cut a swathe through the transportation and warehousing sector with just 75% of companies back up and running compared to June last year and 9.6% permanently closed. The latest Business Insights Report from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows that the sector has been hit harder than any other, including accommodation and food services which, in comparison, has 83.3% of businesses in operation and just 1.6% that have ceased trading. The ONS report looks at […]