July-September 2015

Midland Expressway Ltd (MEL) today reported the average daily traffic figures for the quarter July-September 2015.

Category Jul-Sep 2015 Jul-Sep 2014 change
Workdays 55,564 48,767 13.94%
Weekends/Public Hols 42,947 37,543 14.39%
All Days 51,861 45,473 14.05%

"Firstly we would like to extend our thanks to all of our customers for continuing to use the M6toll and welcome any new customers who have started to use our Motorway or Norton Canes Service Area in the last 3 months, we hope you all continue to enjoy your experience of traveling with us. We are delighted to report that strong growth in traffic has continued into the third quarter of this year with overall traffic across all vehicle categories and all days up by over 14% on the same period last year and average daily traffic in the period of over 51,800 vehicles. Growth has been essentially the same across weekdays and weekends this quarter, although we have seen particularly strong growth in HGV traffic this year which has continued in the quarter with HGV volumes up by 32% on the same period last year. We remain focused on continuing to provide the highest possible levels of quality, service, and journey-time predictability to all our customers and look forward to continuing to support your travel with us.”