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April 4, 2011

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Europlatforms initiatives to affirm the role of freight in Europe

"It is necessary - the Secretary-General said Raffaella Nocca - strong action that would create a single European framework and recognized"

Europlatforms, the European Association of Freight, during its general meeting held last week in Paris, reiterated the need to create a united front of European inland in a strong claim for their role in the core and comprehensive network that the European Commission is preparing to define.

The association, which consists of approximately 60 dry ports throughout Europe, reiterated the need to strengthen its internal cohesion levels in an attempt to drive the decisions of the European Commission in the direction most appropriate to interpret the role of freight in proper way functional design and the whole of Europe."It is necessary - said the general secretary of Europlatforms, Raffaella Nocca (Bologna Freight Spa) - strong action that would create a single European framework and recognized, within which are certainly enhanced the national characteristics."

In particular, the association, in the Assembly, adopted a series of actions which include the elaboration of a study should shed light on the market in which they operate dry ports in Europe from a historical survey that accompanied their changes in different European countries and assess the qualitative and quantitative impacts that are inland from the standpoint of economic, social and environmental impact in the relevant territory, as well as in transport and logistics.

To achieve the milestone of finally seeing the tables of the European Commission opened the chapter devoted to freight, Europlatforms agreed on the need to finalize the best channel and the commitment of all its members by structuring a plan of action that clearly defined provides, inter alia, making available on-line short of the new site within the association which will be available all the documents that the association will have deemed to be of interest to the world's freight village.

Europlatforms has recently changed its organizational structure by giving the presidency to José Luis Rodriguez, general manager of Zona Franca in Barcelona, ​​and the vice presidency Marzani Johann Sebastian, President Cepim - Interporto of Parma, and Kent Bentzen, Chairman of the Association of Danish Transport and Logistics Centres.

Vincenzo Miele

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