Almost three quarters (71%) of UK logistics companies suffered escalating transportation costs in the first quarter of 2022, compared to the same period a year ago, according to Logistics UK’s May 2022 Performance Tracker. In addition, 40% of respondents said costs had climbed by 25% or more, as operators continue to battle against rising fuel […]
While the logistics industry does not need more government handouts to fund the move to net zero carbon emissions, it does want more clarity and certainty over key policy decisions to enable the industry to make the huge investments that will be needed with confidence. That was the message from Logistics UK’s first finance forum […]
Banning sales of new petrol and diesel vans by 2030 without adequate infrastructure will harm operators, Logistics UK warns
Commercial operators will suffer if government moves to end sales of new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars and vans by 2030 are not supported by a nationwide roll out of a charging infrastructure.
Herts-based Forward Trucking Services has ordered 21 new Mercedes-Benz Actros 2546 variants, all achieving Direct Vision Standard’s (DVS) four stars.