Load factors for freight transport
Assessment made on 01 Jan 2002
ClassificationTransport (Primary theme)
DPSIR: Driving force
- TERM 030
Policy issue: Load vehicles more efficiently
The loading efficiency of road freight transport improved slightly in some, but has remained relatively stable or worsened in most Member States
No data available for ACs
The loading efficiency of road freight transport improved slightly in some, but has remained relatively stable or worsened in most Member States. Rail transport loading efficiency improved in 10 Member States but worsened in others. Air freight transport got more efficient in most Member States, though no improvements can be observed since 1994.
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EU Load factors for freight transport
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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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