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The IMO confirmed that a new global cap on the sulphur content in fuel would be introduced as of January 1st, 2020, lowering the permitted concentration from the current 3.5% mass/ mass (m/m) to 0.5%.
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The European Commission has tabled a plan foreseeing EUR 31.7 bln for developing the Trans-European Network of Transport (TEN-T).
Marco Polo 2011 Call for Proposals has been launched with a EUR 56.87 mln budget.
Two new feeder line services have been scheduled to regularly ply between Hamburg and St. Petersburg.
DB Schenker Rail Automotive has launched a daily and direct container train service between Leipzig and Shenyang in China.
PERN, a Polish company utilising the oil pipeline ‘Przyjaźń’ (‘Friendship’) running from Russia to Western Europe via Poland, and Oiltanking, a German operator of terminal networks, are going to set up a joint venture to construct and operate a new oil terminal in Port of Gdańsk.
Hamburg Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) and Polzug Intermodal have opened a new hub container terminal in Gądki near Poznań in Poland.
DB Schenker and Vestas, a company specializing in the wind turbines market, have opened a logistics facility specially designed for heavy-duty wind turbines components near Leipzig.