h1

Xrail Alliance to boost wagonload freight

Friday, February 19 2010

The Xrail Alliance

The Railway Gazette reports that representatives from seven major rail freight operators signed an agreement in Zürich on February 18 to establish a new alliance for the development and operation of international wagon-load traffic. The agreement was signed by the chief executives from CD Cargo, CFL Cargo, DB Schenker Rail, Green Cargo, Rail Cargo Austria, SBB Cargo and SNCB Logistics. Britain, which abandoned wagon-load freight just before the Channel Tunnel opened (coincidence?), does not appear on the map of countries where the Alliance will operate.

More:

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: