Logistics and warehousing must play key role in government’s levelling up plans, sector warns


 

The logistics sector has given a muted response to the government’s levelling up strategy, published today (2 February). The Levelling Up White Paper outlines 12 missions to help revive deprived areas of the UK. These include increasing pay, employment and productivity, raising public investment in research and development outside the south-east of England by 40%, eliminating illiteracy and innumeracy in the most disadvantaged parts of the country, increasing skills training, improving public transport, and increasing regional funding and powers. Clare […]