TITLE

Slovenian gateway helps REVITALISE intermodal sector

AUTHOR(S)
Svetek, Rok
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Mar2007, Vol. 163 Issue 3, p164
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the two-year SINGER project aimed at developing new unaccompanied intermodal flows to and from Eastern Europe. The project is supported by the Marco Polo program. Under the project, block trains from München, Germany, Verona, Italy, and Budapest, Hungary converge on a gateway hub at Ljubljana in Slovenia offering competitive transit times and reducing costs. The European Union has been a supporter of switching long-distance international freight movements to rail.
ACCESSION #
24484430

 

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