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The huge surge in the popularity of online shopping is chaos on the streets of our cities and on our road networks. As the number of online deliveries is , the number of delivery trucks making sure we our parcels has also . The result is that hundreds more trucks are up city streets. This is congestion and to levels of pollution. There are literally hundreds more delivery trucks in cities around the world all trying to get parcels on time. Delivery drivers are for often non-existent parking spaces. Many are forced to park illegally, or double park, adding to the gridlock for other road users. And the problem is set to .

The BBC reports that the volume of parcel deliveries by almost 50 per cent between 2014 and 2016. It said this could to increase by up to 28 per cent a year over the next three years. Many cities have tough measures to the problems associated with the increasing number of deliveries. Many cities in Europe and Asia have deliveries during times when roads are busiest. London is at the possibility of using buses for parcel deliveries. Some areas of London are also down on food delivery motorbikes after their streets were 'swarmed' by scooter riders. Food delivery companies in one London district must now for permission to .

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