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Eurotunnel sustains recovery

[ September 8, 2020   //   ]

Eurotunnel operator Getlink’s Le Shuttle Freight traffic sustained its recent recoveryduring August with 110,327 trucks transported, only 7% below the levels seen in August 2019. The tunnel company reported in July that freight had returned to near-normal levels with 123,879 trucks carried, just 5% down on the same month in 2019. For the eight months from January to August 2020, 899,554 trucks were carried, just 15% down on the same period in 2019. On July 8, daily truck traffic reached a new post-crisis high (since 19 March),with 5,189 trucks transported.