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Rail freight traffic in the Netherlands rises

Rail freight transport in the Netherlands has increased considerably In 2018. More than 41.5 million tonnes of goods were transported on Dutch railways that year, indicating an increase of 0.9 per cent compared to 2017....Read more
|Comment|author: Marieke van Gompel
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Iran to connect freight hubs by rail

Iran wants to link its major freight hubs by railway. This has been set as a main priority for this Iranian calendar year. The government wants to boost domestic production and investing in the rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

New railway service Rotterdam-Munich

The railway connection between Rotterdam and Munich has been replaced with a new service. This service has a few advantages, with the aim to improve quality and reliability. This was announced by European Gateway Services...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

TX Logistik gets own B licence in Denmark

From now on, the German rail logistics company TX Logistik AG (TXL) can perform transport services in the Danish rail network independently. The Danish Ministry of Transport has now issued the necessary B license, effective...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Canfranc-Oloron railway track loses vital customers

The chemical company Ercros will no longer use the Spanish-Franco railway track between Canfranc and Oloron. The infrastructure requires upgrades to respond to the market needs, the long-term customer claimed. The railway line is 61.5 km...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez