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NEWS FROM BRUSSELS        

Road Safety: Encouraging results in 2016 call for continued efforts to save lives on EU roads

Hearing on the European Strategy for Low-Emission Mobility        

EU members must move to “digital single market”

AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY        

Auto industry demands tariff-free access to EU as UK triggers Brexit        

VW, Ford and others helped in Russia by rouble’s rise

Automobile CEOs make the case for Europe

EUROPE

German parliament gives controversial road toll green light

Transport ministers call for target to reduce serious road injuries

Most vans operate illegally, French roadside tests indicate

New rail services start moving vehicles to Portugal and Italy

British Ports Association comments on the Port Services Regulation implementation

Valletta Declaration casts important foundation for future EU shipping strategy

FEPORT welcomes the inclusive approach of the Council of Transport Minsters as expressed in the “Valletta Declaration”

“I AM” members agree on priority topics for 2017 and announce next plenary meeting at TOC Europe

REST OF THE WORLD

VW’s Seat plans to expand in North Africa and Latin America

Mongolia backs TIR to stimulate trade with China and Russia

PRESS RELEASES

Tradisa acquires Tramosa shares held by MOSOLF

Neptune Lines expands network to UK and Ireland

EML has a new Biscay service from 1st April