Statistics on road freight transported by Great Britain and UK registered Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) in the United Kingdom and internationally in 2017.
Domestic freight activity by GB-registered HGVs operating in the UK decreased in 2017.
There were decreases compared to 2016 of:
- 3% in the amount of goods lifted, to 1.40 billion tonnes
- 1% in the amount of goods moved, to 147 billion tonne kilometres
International road freight by UK-registered HGVs transporting freight internationally increased in 2017.
There were increases compared to 2016 of:
- 1% in the amount of goods lifted, to 7.8 million tonnes
- 5% in the amount of goods moved, to 5.4 billion tonne kilometres