28 February 2020
According to a report from Deloitte, across the globe, tens of billions of additional bicycle trips are expected to take place in the next two years – that will double the number of bicycle trips in many cities across the world. We already know the benefits of more people riding are significant; reductions in congestion; less pressure on public transport; improvements to physical and mental health and better environmental outcomes to name a few.
So what is driving this predicted explosion in the number of bicycle trips? Advancements in technology play a big role! For all the details skip through to page 118 of this report from Deloitte.
The important insight is that we need to be investing for this growth today! Major cities that don’t, will be stuck in a car-centric world, spending countless hours stuck in traffic, whilst the rest of the world progresses economically; physically and environmentally
To view the report, please visit: https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/insights/us/articles/722835_tmt-predictions-2020/DI_TMT-Prediction-2020.pdf