Break-out session I – special cargo
You can choose to attend this break-out session focused on special cargo on the New Silk Road. What is the current situation and how can we face the challenges of transporting chemical, automotive and liquid cargo? Speakers in this session will be:
In this presentation Samer will provide an overview of activities for transporting chemical goods along the new silk road, highlighting the current market situation and opportunities. Samer will also emphasize the challenges that impact daily operations and the reliability of the service. He will point out the expectations towards the market and underline the importance of standardizing the processes and regulations to provide reliable conditions for the industry to grow in this segment and eventually also establish bulk transports of chemical goods.
The automotive industry in a year of turmoil
The automotive industry is an important market for Eurasian rail freight. In the past year, many developments impacted this industry. The electricity prices, the demand for electric cars and the pandemic overall have all played a role. GEFCO specialises in the transport of automotive cargo and provides an overview