The Impact of e-Commerce on Transport in Europe and Possible Actions to be Taken to Meet Increased Demand

01-03-2002

The purpose of this study is to formulate a basis for transport policy for the European Parliament’s Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism. The input is formulated on the basis of the most reliable forecasts possible on the growth of e-commerce induced freight traffic in the medium term. In addition, the study should generate suggestions to cope with the anticipated increase in the volume of traffic.

The purpose of this study is to formulate a basis for transport policy for the European Parliament’s Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism. The input is formulated on the basis of the most reliable forecasts possible on the growth of e-commerce induced freight traffic in the medium term. In addition, the study should generate suggestions to cope with the anticipated increase in the volume of traffic.

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TNO Inro (Delft, Netherlands)