Leading exporters still facing long border delays and massive fines, insists Speedy Freight


Courier firm Speedy Freight said leading national brands are still facing “massive challenges” in moving products six months on from the UK’s departure from the EU. Clients facing the worst delays are those shipping products of animal origins, the company said, with the new, longer sign-off process on both sides of the border creating delays of up to 72 hours for some shipments. Those involved have incurred “massive fines”. Driver shortages remain “the single biggest crisis in the haulage industry”, […]