The Future of Road Transport

This report looks at issues facing the road transport sector. It is based on surveys and interviews from transport companies, brokers and freight forwarding firms in 19 countries across Asia, Europe, and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). It covers technological innovation and the challenges of adopting new innovations. Topics covered include: (1) Forecasts in road transport demand; (2) Threats facing road transport companies including geopolitical uncertainty, global recession, environmental changes, and over-regulation; and (3) Innovation opportunities including safe driving technology, automation/autonomous trucks, and telematics. The report concludes with recommendations to stakeholders for overcoming barriers to innovation.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: 32p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01705764
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 12 2018 10:32AM