On 19th of July 2019 the state owned Slovakian Cargo rail company has been condemned for abuse of dominant position for having refused to sell/lease rolling stock. It happened after 10 years judicial proceedings. Penalties for such unacceptable attitude are too low and delays too long. Read the ERFA press release for more details.
ERFA and ALLRAIL join forces to make rail traffic grow. List of improvements sent to the new MEPs at the starting point of the new legislative period. Second hand rolling stock market is key for freight.
"How to turn rail freight into a profitable business?" The ERFA Annual Event 2019 took place in Warsaw on 3rd April. The objective of this meeting outside Brussels was to draw attention on the success stories and remaining access barriers to rail freight market in Eastern European countries. The event was dedicated to the actions needed to improve the profitability of the rail freight business, how to attract more new entrants and develop more competition in the market.