Motorways of the sea
Heavy good traffic on the European road network continues to increase. This results in congestion and harms the environment. Is there a solution to this? Yes : the sea. Waterborne transport is emerging as a viable alternative for the movement of freight between Member States. The European Union plans to develop "Motorways of the Sea" around Europe's coastline. For this to be a success, attitudes need to change...
- Corporate author(s): Directorate-General for Energy and Transport (European Commission) - Now known as... - Now known as... Directorate-General for Energy (European Commission) Themes: Inland-waterway and sea transport
- Subject: carriage of goods , common transport policy , maritime transport