Some good news but Budget could have done more to help fill the logistics skills gap


 

Following a turbulent 12 months for the nation, the 2021 Spring Budget was vital in laying out the path to Britain’s economic recovery. In the view of Logistics UK  and its members, there were many positive aspects of the Budget. But Chancellor Rishi Sunak could have gone further to invest in training programmes to help fill the growing number of vacancies in the industry, and, at the same time, help to reduce the national rate of unemployment following the pandemic. […]