TITLE

National Cycling Strategy

PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the development of non-fares income among international transport operators. A survey across countries and modes reveals that although non-fares income generally constitutes only a limited proportion of transport funding, it is increasing in importance. Transport organizations of all types are seeking new ways to maximize their income. A very wide range of non-fares income activities has been developed in public transport organizations around the world. This diversity can be summarized under the headings of advertising, property, external use of company facilities, sale of goods, and partnership. There are a wide variety of factors that determine the nature and quantity of non-fares income activities developed by different transport operators. These can be summarized under the headings of political factors, economic factors, technological, social and market trends, legal factors, and management approach.
ACCESSION #
11940413

 

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