TITLE

Freight players pool resources

PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Aug2010, Vol. 166 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on an agreement between SBB Cargo and intermodal operator Hupac to form a new company SBB Cargo International to handle block and intermodal transit trains between Germany and Italy from early 2011.
ACCESSION #
52941600

 

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