Topic: European Rail Freight Association

Europe waivers on access charges abolition

Access charges could be reduced or even waived across Europe, in response to the economic downturn brought on by the coronavirus crisis. Initial thinking was lukewarm to the idea, but a consensus is growing among...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

European Parliament approves 4th Railway Package

The long-awaited 4th Railway Package has been described by the European Rail Freight Association (ERFA) as a ‘missed opportunity’ to create a competitive level playing field between rail and other transport modes. ERFA believes that the...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
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ERFA: discrimination remains in European freight

The European Rail Freight Assocation (ERFA) says discrimination ‘still exists’ in the rail freight sector which is preventing new operators gaining a market foothold. While cautiously welcoming the European Commission’s (EC) recent draft act on...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy