Future of freight: a long-term plan

The Department for Transport has published a policy paper – the ‘Future of Freight: a long-term plan’, a cross-government plan for the UK freight transport sector. 

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Developed in partnership with industry, this plan sets out the government’s long-term vision for the freight sector. 

It identifies the main challenges, objectives and actions that need to be taken in the following five priority areas: 

  • National Freight Network (NFN) 
  • enabling the transition to net zero 
  • planning 
  • people and skills 
  • data and technology. 

Download a copy of the ‘Future of Freight’ plan.