The rule of free cabotage is stopped. However, drivers may still extend their driving hours.
In Germany, we have a big problem at the warehouses. Since everything is based on “rolling warehouses” on the autobahn, shops cannot store all the products they have to order because the people keep panic-buying.
So there are huge queues with many trucks even sent away again without unloading. Still, politicians claim, that Germany does not have a shortage in any necessary goods.
That is partly right, since the industry produces enough goods. But the supply chain is close to collapsing.
Another issue are waiting times. A driver has informed us that he had to wait 17 hours on the Swiss boarder.
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