July - September 2012

Midland Expressway Ltd (MEL) today reported the average daily traffic figures for the quarter July - September 2012

Category Jul-Sep 2011 Jul-Sep 2012 Change vs pcp
Workdays 41,512 43,201 4.1%
Weekends/Public Hols 28,857 30,174 4.6%
All Days 37,798 39,237 3.8%

Average daily traffic during the quarter was 3.8% above pcp as a result of roadworks on the competing M6 motorway.  The positive impact of the roadworks is expected to continue throughout 2013; however overall traffic performance continues to be impacted by the continuing weak economic conditions in the United Kingdom.