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Global Rail Freight Conference

Event date
Saint Petersburg


Under the patronage of UNECE, this conference is being jointly organised by the Russian Railways (RZD) and the International Union of Railways (UIC). It will cover:

Railway transport in times of the global economic meltdown and the future recovery - Challenges and opportunities

The need to drive efficiency in combined traffic

Legal harmonization and paperless transport

Conditions for the success of landbridges

Investing in the development of rail - How to attract private


Wagonload - Thriving in North America, surviving in Europe?

Green Logistics – An opportunity for rail

Creating customer value with global logistics built on rail

Intermodal traffic and the future of the container