Posted on July 11, 2023

Logistics and supply chain products for temperature-sensitive goods continue to experience challenging conditions post pandemic.

The chilled sector has witnessed escalating prices in air freight. Charges at Heathrow have increased at a rate which is out of scale with any other UK airport, while the standard of service declines. For example, it costs £880 to offload a four-tonne pallet from the aircraft onto an ambient lorry which then transports the cargo to an ambient transit shed when precisely the same movement for goods being moved from Stansted to its shed is £37.50

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