Freight and Logistics

As an experienced provider of financial and business advisory services to the freight and logistics sector, we understand the challenges that surround transport, storage and warehousing.

Margins are becoming tighter and international competition ever more fierce. Increasing fuel costs, falling recruitment rates, the possibility of road charging and the growing influence of freight forwarders are causing concern. Meanwhile, inadequate planning and mismanaged resources have resulted in inefficient working practices.

With the financial and operational knowledge of haulage, shipping and logistics, we advise a diverse range of companies, from established family firms through to large corporates, to protect and enhance the value of their business. Our clients include cargo-handling companies, freight transporters that use road, rail and water, and providers of post and courier services. We also work closely with intermediaries and banks in the sector including asset financiers and contract hire companies.

We have a dedicated team to handle the complex area of logistics planning and are able to deliver profit improvement and implement appropriate financial structures, including leasing.

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As members of the Road Haulage Association and Freight Transport Association we take an active role in the sector, producing newsletters, press releases commenting on issues in the sector and presenting seminars to operators, bankers and other intermediaries.