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Tesla faces clear path to German plant, state premier says

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-05

Tesla's factory near Berlin faces no major hurdles before getting the final green light to start producing electric cars next year, according to the premier of Brandenburg in Germany, where the pl...

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Post-Brexit talks reach end game as EU, UK agree to work ‘intensively’ for deal

News from Brussels - 2020-10-05

Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Saturday (3 October) tasked their negotiators with working “intensively” over the coming weeks to see if a post-Brex...

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Manual Recording of Border Crossings

News from Brussels - 2020-10-02

European Union (2 October 2020) The European Commission has confirmed that from 2 February 2022 the new obligation to record manually border crossings, set out in Article 34(7) of the Tachograph Re...

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FCA What's Behind, season 2 – episode 3: Supply Chain Management

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-02

The first two episodes of the second season of FCA What’s Behind offered a broad overview of the philosophy that underpins FCA: a constant tension toward progress, expressed through research int...

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British Ports welcomes new Brexit borders infrastructure funding

Maritime & Ports - 2020-10-02

The ports industry has welcomed the launch of UK government’s new Port Infrastructure Fund as part of the preparations for life outside the European Union...

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Scaling up zero-emission commercial vehicles across Europe

News from Brussels - 2020-10-02

CEOs and experts from key industries – including Martin Daum of Daimler Trucks, Florent Menegaux of Michelin and Gerrit Marx of CNH Industrial – joined EU decision-makers, end-users and in...

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Greening shipping: INEA CEF and H2020 projects featured on Euronews

News from Brussels - 2020-10-02

Five INEA projects supported through the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) and Horizon (2020) funding programmes have been featured in the EuroNews Ocean programme...

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HÖDLMAYR HUNGÁRIA celebrating 30 years in business

Members Corner - 2020-10-01

In 1990 the local economy opened for Western automotive manufacturers, who pushed into the Hungarian market...

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Press Release: Global Maritime Enterprises Ltd.

Members Corner - 2020-10-01

Global Maritime Enterprises Ltd...

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International Chamber of Shipping updates health guidance on Coronavirus (COVID-19) to reflect latest knowledge

Maritime & Ports - 2020-10-01

A great deal has changed since March, when the International Chamber of Shipping first issued guidance for the global shipping industry to help combat the spread of COVID-19...

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VW confirms 2020 outlook; expects September delivery growth to continue

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-01

Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess said the automaker's September orders have been higher than last year and that he expects the positive trend to continue in the fourth quarter...

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Driving cleaner transport with the Eurovignette

News from Brussels - 2020-10-01

With the revision of the Eurovignette Directive on road user charges the subject of intense debate in the European Council, IRU has written an open letter to senior EU officials urging them to conside...

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Making intelligent vehicles will be bigger challenge than electric cars – VW brand chief

Automotive Industry - 2020-09-30

The transformation of the car industry will pose a challenge for German car manufacturer VW in the decades to come, brand chief Ralf Brandstätter has told Frankfurter Allgemeine Ze...

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Internal combustion engine ‘not going away’, automakers say

Automotive Industry - 2020-09-30

While automakers are busy making plans to roll out electric vehicles, the existing car fleet will continue relying on traditional fuels for many years to come, the industry says, arguing in favour of ...

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Renault unions reject cost-cutting plans, report says

Automotive Industry - 2020-09-30

The four main unions representing employees at Renault oppose its cost-cutting plans, French union sources said, adding to the automaker's restructuring headaches...

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New EU alliance aims for ‘strategic autonomy’ on key raw materials

News from Brussels - 2020-09-30

The European Commission launched a new industry alliance on Tuesday (30 September) aimed at strengthening the EU’s “strategic autonomy” on raw materials like rare earths, which are c...

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Maritime & Ports Working Group: Webinar 28 September

News from ECG - 2020-09-29

Maritime & Ports Working Group (M&P WG) held another well attended and constructive virtual meeting on Monday 28 September...

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New impetus for digitalization of shipping in the COVID-19 pandemic

Maritime & Ports - 2020-09-29

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance  of electronic data exchange and the vital need for digitalization and automation, to ensure supply chains conti...

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Brexit: ETF warns of chaos in road transport with port delays at UK border

Land Transport - 2020-09-29

The ETF has addressed a letter to the EU-UK Brexit Negotiation Taskforce to express and share UNITE the UNION’s concerns that Brexit will come with chaos and confusion on the UK border...

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Start-up vehicle makers demand more from their logistics providers

Automotive Industry - 2020-09-29

Automotive start-ups are well-known for changing the rules when it comes to the cars they produce, as well as their sales and distribution models, but they are doing things a little differently when i...

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