to be honest our transport problems pale into insignificance when compared to America's at the moment - Creepy joe is paying people so much on unemployment benefit that businesses and companies all over the country are now in direct competition with the govt for wages and simply unable to cope!
I was reading the other day that California has banned trucks over 5 years old from it's roads as part of it's green campaign
This has hit a load of owner drivers with older rigs who did a load of the local container work and now can't use the roads.
It's not a new problem if you look at the long haul guys from the 70's they were running from the UK to Iran and Iraq due to the issues they were having at their ports with 3 month waiting times for ships to be unloaded.
Destination Doha was on Youtube always worth a watch