The share of road freight transport increased during the 1991-2000 period, whereas the modal share of short-sea shipping remained more or less stable. Both had a share of 41 % in 2000. The modal shares of rail, inland waterways and oil pipelines continue to decrease, thereby moving away from the objective of stabilising the share of alternative transport modes (CTP).
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe's environment.
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