Traffic between the UK and mainland Europe is up. But is that good, bad or indifferent?


DfT stats have revealed a 10% increase in the total number of goods vehicles travelling to the continent from the UK in the year to June 2014. But what does it mean for UK operators? The stats show that 80,000 UK-registered trucks travelled to the continent between April and June, slightly up from 77,000 in Q1. This follows a drop-off in traffic at the end of 2013, when the number of domestic-registered trucks leaving the UK fell to its lowest […]