European eFreight capabilities for co-modal transport

The eFreight project is aimed at supporting, from a transport perspective, the three pillars of European policy:
 Strengthening of the internal market and competitiveness;
 Improving regulation to create a more dynamic business environement;
 Promoting sustainable development.

Specifically eFreight will contribute to the goals of the Freight transport Logistics Action Plan and ITS Action Plan pertaining to the development of:
1) A standard framework for freight information exchange covering all transport modes;
2) A European Single Transport Document for carriage of goods with all the necessary legislative support;
3) A Single Window for administrative procedures;
4) Simple, harmonised border crossings for all modes of transport;
5) Simple procedures and the necessary infrastructure for establishing secure and efficient transport corridors between Europe, USA and Asia.

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