Research and analysis

Future of mobility: workshop on freight

Report of a transport industry roundtable discussion on how freight, logistics and supply chains will change in the future.



This report summarises the findings of a meeting of experts exploring the opportunities and implications arising from the future transport system.

The workshop considered 3 main questions around freight and logistics:

  • What impact will increasing autonomy have on the freight sector?
  • How will increasing use of data and technology impact the future of freight and logistics?
  • How to support future demand for freight while minimising congestion and its environmental impacts?

This report was produced as part of the Foresight future of of mobility project.

Published 19 December 2017