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  • PLATINA 2 - Final Event

    28 Feb 2016

    The PLATINA2 Final Event took place on 5 February 2016 in Rotterdam | > MORE

  • Commissioner Bulc receives recommendations to reap the connecting power of inland ports

    25 Feb 2016

    Inland Ports hand over recommendations for boosting multimodality to European Commissioner Violeta Bulc. | > MORE

  • PLATINA 2 presents intermediate project results

    19 Jun 2015

    Latest Advisory Board meeting took place in Brussels on 18 June 2015 | > MORE

  • Market transparency study

    13 May 2015

    This study shows that the bulk of cargo is moved by microsize companies in Western Europe. Ship owners heavily rely on brokers and more than half of assignments is traded on the spot market. This gives ship owners little insight in their own market and little leverage to negotiate. The report looks into models of cooperation and logistics optimisation. | > MORE

  • Macro analysis of market potential in continental cargo market

    12 May 2015

    Study of current road transport flows indicate a significant potential for inland navigation in continental cargo flows, generating costs savings of €899 million per year, 10% of the total costs, for industry. | > MORE