Road Haulage – the movement of goods by road – is the third largest logistics industry, with 13% of the workforce. Business has been on the up over the last 30 years, now accounting for 68% of all goods moved compared with 53% in 1980. There are 32,975 Road Haulage workplaces in the UK.
Van Drivers transport a wide range of goods such as documents, parcels, furniture, domestic appliances, computers and food and drink. There are over 200,000 van drivers in the UK.