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Future Europe-Asia trains

Winter, Joachim and Böhm, Mathias and Malzacher, Gregor (2017) Future Europe-Asia trains. Baltic Transport Journal (3-4), pp. 76-77. Baltic Press SP.Z.O.O. ISSN 1733-6732

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Abstract

Since 1990, economic reasons have shifted the bulk of consumer goods production, like manufacturing of electronics or clothing, from Europe to Asia, and particularly to Chinese factories. The overwhelming majority of this trade lane is served by ever-growing ocean container carriers, supported by air freight for extremely valuable and/or time-sensitive cargo. However, rail services along the New Silk Road are increasingly becoming a serious logistics alternative to these two. Turning innovative solutions, such as high-speed automated trains, into reality will further add to their attractiveness.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/114734/
Document Type:Article
Title:Future Europe-Asia trains
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthors ORCID iD
Winter, Joachimjoachim.winter (at) dlr.deUNSPECIFIED
Böhm, Mathiasmathias.boehm (at) dlr.dehttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-9959-4790
Malzacher, GregorGregor.Malzacher (at) dlr.dehttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-5166-2504
Date:June 2017
Journal or Publication Title:Baltic Transport Journal
Refereed publication:Yes
Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In SCOPUS:No
In ISI Web of Science:No
Page Range:pp. 76-77
Editors:
EditorsEmail
Myszka, Przemysławprzemek@baltictransportjournal.com
Publisher:Baltic Press SP.Z.O.O
ISSN:1733-6732
Status:Published
Keywords:NGT CARGO, Rail freight, Asia
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport
HGF - Program:Transport
HGF - Program Themes:Terrestrial Vehicles (old)
DLR - Research area:Transport
DLR - Program:V BF - Bodengebundene Fahrzeuge
DLR - Research theme (Project):V - Next Generation Train III (old)
Location: Stuttgart
Institutes and Institutions:Institute of Vehicle Concepts
Deposited By: Malzacher, Gregor
Deposited On:21 Nov 2017 14:16
Last Modified:21 Nov 2017 14:16

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