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Accession Number PB2013-102414
Title Konkurranseflater i Godstransport. (Intermodal Competetion in Norwegian Freight.)
Publication Date Jan 2011
Media Count 129p
Personal Author I. B. Hovi S. E. Gronland
Abstract The Norwegian government aims to take freight off the roads and transfer it to rail and ship. The present report analyses the most important aspects of intermodal competition along major domestic and international freight corridors, for different commodities and lengths of haul. The knowledge is then used to analyse what tools will be the most effective to realise the intended modal shift. Being based on available statistics, the study has used the national freight transport model to analyse policy measures to enhance intermodality.
Keywords Cargo
Freight
Freight costs
Intermodal transport
Measures
Norway
Rail transport
Transport corridors

 
Source Agency Foreign Technology-Studsvik Energiteknik AB
NTIS Subject Category 43G - Transportation
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
85H - Road Transportation
Corporate Author Transportoekonomisk Inst., Oslo (Norway).
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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