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Intelligent Transport Systems

Talk is Golden

By 2019, the European Union aims to create the conditions for communication between vehicles and traffic infrastructure and thus reduce congestion and accidents.

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German Freight Forwarding Terms and Conditions

Back on common ground

After a year working with different General Terms and Conditions, the logistics associations in Germany have once again agreed on a common set of rules for the transportation industry. It has been in place since the start of the year.

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Comment by Eugen Weinberg, Commerzbank

Not a permanent high

The price of oil has risen about 20 percent since the beginning of August and again surpassed the psychological mark of $ 50 per barrel, which has also boosted the price of diesel. The crucial aspect for the rise in oil prices was an improvement of the general mood on the oil market.

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Upwind in the autumn

Transport barometer

The TimoCom transport barometer for the third quarter of 2016 showed a cargo to cargo space ratio of 55:45.

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UK impacts EU market

New Heavy Truck Registration

In September 2016, the EU market for heavy trucks grew by moderate 3 percent only – impacted weak numbers in Great Britain. New registrations in the UK were down 34 percent in September.

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Your opinion:

Never mind!

Results of the Freight Connections survey on the impact of BREXIT on businesses.

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