28 February 2014
The Inland Transport Committee endorsed the new IMO/ILO/UNECE Code of Practice for Packing of Cargo Transport Units (CTU Code) and expressed the hope that it would soon be extensively used and referred to by Governments and the transport industry. View the press release.
13 February 2014
The WP.24 follow-up workshop on weights and dimensions of intermodal transport units was held in Paris on 6-7 February. The workshop reviewed the interoperability requirements for road, rail and inland water transport of various intermodal transport units (ITUs). More details here.
4 February 2014
In 2013 intermodal (road/rail) transport has increased by 4-5 per cent.
21 January 2014
"Weights and dimensions of intermodal transport units” will be the subject of a UNECE Workshop that will be held at the HQ of the International Union of Railways (UIC) at Paris on 6 and 7 February 2014. During the Workshop at technical visit to the Quai de la Bourdonnais (river Seine) will be organized to witness the organisation of container transhipments in the center of Paris (city logistics).
16 October 2013
"Weights and dimensions of intermodal transport units in a pan-European context" will be the main subject for discussions at the forthcoming session of the Working Party WP.24 in Geneva (21-22 October 2013).
Recent trends in intermodal transport
Trends in Intermodal Transport