TITLE

Possible third try at port policy

AUTHOR(S)
Burridge, Elaine
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/12/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Europe's Transport Commissioner Jacques Barrot has not ruled out a third attempt at ports legislation. Barrot, speaking at the European Sea Ports Organisation conference in Stockholm, Sweden, in June 2006, confirmed that the meeting marked the beginning of a consultation process. According to Barrot, his ambition of a broad-based port policy is to promote investments, sustainable growth and employment.
ACCESSION #
21428442

 

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