Barnard, Bruce
May 2009
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/4/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 18, p28
The article reports on the move of the transportation industry in Europe to improve port, road and rail facilities in preparation for trade growth when the economy recovers. It states that ports are constructing enough terminal capacity to handle projected traffic in the next decade. The Maasvlakte 2 project in Rotterdam, Netherlands, will also add 8.5 million Twenty-foot-Equivalent Units (TEUs) of capacity a year beginning in 2013. INSETS: RIVALRY ON THE RAILS;BREAKTHROUGH FOR BARGES.


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