CER: beware of distortions

July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/24/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p32
Trade Publication
The article reports on the warning issued by the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies to European Transport Commissioner Jacques Barrot about market distortions and structural trader-investment in rail transport systems in central and eastern Europe. According to Aad Veenman, president of CER and CEO of Dutch railway concern NS, the authorities in many countries in the region compel railway companies to provide passenger services, which are not adequately compensated for.


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