Brexit borders drive down lorry traffic

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “Brexit borders drive down lorry traffic” – below is their description.

    New post-Brexit customs regulations have driven down lorry traffic at the border and is raising new customs expenses for businesses.

    To prepare for Brexit border teething problems, businesses reduced imports and exports to the EU which cut lorry traffic down by a third. However, COVID testing and additional customs admin are added business costs.

    Sky’s Business correspondent speaks with British business owners about the knock on effect.

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