Chris Hayter fights off Covid to turn in strong 2020 performance


Turnover and profit remained stable at family-owned transport firm Chris Hayter Transport last year in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Witney, Oxfordshire headquartered business, which operates more than 150 HGVs out of operating centres in various traffic areas, saw revenue fall just £171,000 in the year ending 31 December 2020, to £20.4m. Pre-tax profit increased by £153,000 to £584,000. In a review of its business, the company said pre-tax profit was 2.87% of sales, which it added “is […]