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Eurotunnel trucks stage recovery in July

[ August 6, 2020   //   ]

Eurotunnel operator Getlink says it Le Shuttle Freight traffic returned to near-normal levels in July with 123,879 trucks carried, just 5% down on the same month in 2019. It attributed the improvement to the strengthening of anti-Covid and truck driver  well-being measures. On July 8, daily truck traffic reached a new post-crisis high (since 19 March),with 5,189 trucks transported. Truck traffic for the seven months from January to July 2020 was down 16% on the same period in 2019, at 789,227.