The launch of Maritime Transport’s intermodal division followed by its acquisition of Wincanton Container Logistics helped boost pre-tax profits last year by 41% to £13.3m. Despite Brexit uncertainty affecting container flows into the country and the Covid-19 pandemic causing significant container reductions, the Suffolk logistics firm weathered the storm and reported a turnover broadly comparable to the previous year of £323m (£329m). In a report signed off by the board, Maritime Transport said the year ending 27 December 2020 had […]
UK Mail’s bull run couldn’t last. After hitting the heights of 510pence per share last week, following a stellar set of results, it has drifted back slowly to 497p as of today – still significantly higher than the 445p the week before its full year results. Not bad work in a fortnight. But it has still helped the MT basket of six shares hit a new high for the year: £18.67…
DX Group has said that the shortage of skilled HGV drivers continues to affect its profitability as it continues to address its performance following a profit warning in November.