Seeking a new truth

This article discusses challenges faced by the rail freight industry in Great Britain, which include a significant reduction in business levels. It explores the potential for growth through intermodal and aggregates markets and examines how rail freight can grow its volumes while adhering to government policies to reduce congestion and carbon emissions. The author recommends sectors for operators wishing to facilitate modal shift and generate new business on a "less than trainload" basis.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01634111
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 22 2017 11:48AM