The UK freight forwarders has given a cautious welcome to the news that the UK Government will commit to invest some £2 billion in the UK’s transport infrastructure.

“Prior to the lockdown, this lack of spending had caused the country’s network of major roads and motorways to become congested, undermining the UK’s competitiveness in comparison to its international peers.

“In September 2019, the new government announced some £25 billion of investment in the country’s road transport infrastructure.