UK road freight prices hit by falling demand, inflation, Ukraine war and Brexit, report reveals


Inflation, weakening demand, social instability and the war in Ukraine are leading to tumultuous developments in road freight prices, according to the Road Freight Rate Benchmark for Q2 2022.

Against this backdrop, rates on routes between France and the UK have grown “significantly less” than others around Europe, according to the report, which is produced by Transport Intelligence, digital data experts Upply and the World Road Transport Organisation.

It found that only four routes saw contract prices fall quarter-on-quarter and […]

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