News archive for February, 2015

  • Manufacturing sector sees surge in growth

    According to the latest CBI Industrial Trends Survey, output from the manufacturing sector has picked up at the start of 2015 and is expected to continue its upward trend over the coming months.The survey of 522 manufacturers found orders had reached...
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  • Authorities urged not the ‘demonise’ diesel

    At a recent conference held by vehicle manufacturers’ association the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT), central government and local authorities have been asked to encourage the take-up of clean diesel trucks.SMMT CEO Mike Hawe...
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  • Traffic expected to exceed pre-recession high this year

    According to provisional data from the Department for Transport (DfT), traffic on Britain’s roads increased by 2.1 per cent last year, with the volume of van and truck traffic being one of the main contributors.The new research shows traffic rose t...
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