Transport

Lorry driving towards setting sun

Warnings of December road freight price ris...

Dec 06, 2021Comments off

The CEO of Transport Exchange Group (TEG) – the UK’s leading online logistics platform – has warned of surging demand for road transport services in

Father and child with Christmas hats looking at lorries on a motorway

How can hauliers cope with Christmas?

Dec 06, 2021Comments off

The Christmas rush is something hauliers anticipate every year. But it’s going to be felt more acutely this year with the additional pressures of a

Ariel view of a motorway interchange

Emerging sustainability trends in the logis...

Nov 22, 2021Comments off

As flights for cargo transportation were grounded worldwide due to the pandemic, spikes in demand for shipping services escalated rapidly. Yet, a third of shipping

Container ship

Shippers warned to brace for fuel surcharge...

Oct 22, 2021Comments off

Resurgence in fuel prices, set to be passed on by carriers, means cargo owners will have to contend with higher bunker adjustment factors on top

Trucks waiting at Dover

‘Don’t let cabotage sabotage UK Hau...

Oct 21, 2021Comments off

The RHA is shocked and disappointed by the Government proposal to allow foreign haulage companies to undertake unlimited work in the UK in two-week blocks.

Trucks waiting at a ferry port

Driver shortage: Government extends cabotag...

Oct 18, 2021Comments off

The Government is hoping to ease pressure on the country’s supply chains caused by the driver shortage by temporarily extending so-called ‘cabotage’ rights. The Department for

Mercedes Benz eActros truck on the road

Is the ban of fossil fuel vehicles going to...

Oct 04, 2021Comments off

The UK Government has announced official plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars by 2030. From then on, new hybrids or

shipping container

DWF comments on the shipping container cris...

Sep 23, 2021Comments off

Jonathan Moss, Head of Marine and Trade, DWF, comments on the shipping container crisis and how it is affecting businesses, consumers and insurers said: “The

Wincanton extends partnership with BAE Syst...

Aug 26, 2021Comments off

Wincanton has signed a five-year extension to its deal with BAE Systems. The agreement builds on existing services Wincanton provides for the technology-led defence, aerospace

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Greener, longer goods vehicles could be rol...

Aug 25, 2021Comments off

Greener, longer goods vehicles could become a permanent fixture on Britain’s roads as early as next year, the Government has announced. This comes as the Department for