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After a year of resilient trading in 2017, the UK’s logistics industry expects continued success in 2018 despite the uncertainties posed by Brexit and continued economic instability, according to a new report from the Freight Transport Association (FTA).

John Simkins, our Head of Transport and Logistics, gives his take on the results of the latest Trade Barometer in relation to this fast-moving sector.

Freight driver vacancies remain the most difficult to fill, according to the Freight Transport Association's October Quarterly Transport Activity Survey (QTAS), sponsored by Santander Corporate Banking.

Durham-based European Travel Group is set to purchase a new head office to incorporate its several trading companies and store the group’s coaches, after receiving nearly £900,000 from Santander Corporate & Commercial.

Edwards Coaches has secured a £11.4 million funding package from Santander Corporate & Commercial to assist with the set-up of its recently purchased Avonmouth Depot and to fund 40 additional coaches.

The freight and logistics sector is still suffering a shortage of skilled drivers, according to the Freight Transport Association's July Quarterly Transport Activity Survey (QTAS), sponsored by Santander Corporate Banking.

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