Reed Landberg and David Goldman

Government, Business

Britain’s Own Truck Drivers Are Mainly Responsible for Shortage, Statistics Show

UK roads Trucks on the Dartford crossing bridge near Dartford, U.K. (Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg)

The shortfall in U.K. truck drivers that’s causing widespread shortages of goods is caused mainly by British workers leaving the industry rather than foreigners unable to join.

October 13, 2021