Suckling Transport hit by drop in demand for fuel


Turnover at Suckling Transport fell by £9.4m last year due to a reduced demand for road fuels coupled with a partial reduction in long-term contractual business. In its latest results, the Essex-based haulage contractor said prompt decision making regarding resource levels, significant cost controls and reliance on the furlough scheme enabled its board to control and limit the impact of the pandemic on its business. Pre-tax profit for the year ending 31 December 2020 reduced by 76.9% to £283,000. In […]