Transport and storage now the main industry in 11 UK districts


 

The rise in online shopping and courier activities over the last decade means there are now 11 local authority districts in the UK where transport and storage has become the dominant industry, official figures reveal. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said in 2011, transport and storage was not the main industry in any part of the UK. However, by 2021 there were almost a dozen regions where it had become dominant and included Rugby in Warwickshire, South Holland in […]