National Statistics

Road freight statistics: July 2015 to June 2016

Road freight activity statistics for the United Kingdom and internationally between July 2015 and June 2016.

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Road freight statistics: July 2015 to June 2016 tables

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Statistics on road freight transported by GB and UK registered Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) in the United Kingdom and internationally between July 2015 and June 2016.

Domestic freight activity increased in the UK in the 12 months ending June 2016.

There were increases of:

  • 5% in the amount of goods lifted to 1.69 billion tonnes
  • 6% in the amount of goods moved to 156 billion tonne kilometres

International road freight activity to or from the UK decreased in the 12 months ending June 2016.

There were decreases of:

  • 11% in the amount of goods lifted to 7.8 million tonnes
  • 11% in the amount of goods moved to 5.1 billion tonne kilometres

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