CCTT Secretariat participates in UIC GTE session on ITC and Freight Forum 01.12.2014 08:28
The CCTT Secretariat took part in the session of the UIC Global Team of Experts on International Transport Corridors and the Freight Forum held on 25-26th November 2014 in Brussels.
The GTE session studied a number of issues related to the development of business-oriented environment of ITC and further integration of Euro-Asian transport corridors. In particular, experts discussed the UIC Concept for the development of the international transport corridors and innovative transport products and technologies. Besides, at the iniative of the CCTT Secretariat, CCTT members Hupac Intermodal and Intermodal Express and UIRR the session discussed the prospects of adopting common Euro-Asian tank container standards for rail traffic.
The Freight Forum included presentations of results of a number of projects in the field of ensuring rail safety and security, contributing to eco-friendliness of rail transport, facilitation of border crossing and legal regulation of international freight transport as well as rail IT and communication technologies.