Railways Role in Intermodality and the Digitalization of Transport Documents

The present report concerns intermodal transport, with a particular focus on the role of railways and of transport documents computerization towards the development of sustainable intermodal transport and the implementation of the sustainable development goals. It takes advantage of the workshop on Railways, intermodal transport and the computerization of transport documents held in Geneva on 23 November 2017 during the 60th session of the Working Party on Intermodal Transport and Logistics (WP.24). Therefore, several case studies and good practices are included and analysed as well as concrete conclusions and recommendations are proposed.

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