The scale of foreign-ownership in road transport

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The UK is a hub for foreign investment. We drive cars made by the Koreans and Japanese, consume power made by the Germans and French, and eat American fast-food. Logistics is no different, as the Sunday Times Inward Investment Track shows, but the scale of foreign investment in British logistics is staggering. Germany’s DHL is the second largest foreign-owned employer in the UK, with 43,250 employees. It has a global staff of 435,000. France’s ND is 14th in the table […]