16/7/2021 - Press Release - ERFA Welcomes Fit For 55 Package but Calls on Policy Makers not to Lose Sight of Modal Shift Objectives
ERFA welcomes the Fit For 55 Package which was unveiled by the European Commission on 14 July 2021, particularly regarding the recognition that there is a need to address emissions from other transport modes, but calls on policy makers not to lose sight of the modal shift objectives set out in the European Commission?s Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy.
Joint industry position of CER, ERFA and UIRR on the need to rethink transport charging and pricing principles taking into consideration Eurovignette negotiations and the European Commission's Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy.
The recently published 9th Annual Market Monitoring Report of the European Regulatory Bodies confirms that the number of non-incumbent operators in the rail freight market is continuing to grow throughout the European Union. 2019 saw non-incumbent operators pass the milestone of one third of the rail freight market, accounting for 35% of national rail freight markets on average.