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Preparatory to the Communication "A sustainable future for transport: Towards an integrated, technology-led and user friendly system"

Consultation period: 30/01/2009 - 27/03/2009

Objective of the consultation

The Commission will gather contributions from all interested parties willing to participate in this debate and to submit their own views on the future of transport.

Stakeholders can send their contributions until 27 March 2009 to the mailbox tren-future-of-transport@ec.europa.eu, indicating whether they would agree to publish them on the Internet.

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Contributions by sectors

DISCLAIMER: The contributions received by the Commission on the future challenges for the transport sector reflect the views of their authours. The views have not been adopted or in any way approved by the European Commission and should not be relied upon as a statement of the European Commission's or the Transport and Energy DG's views. The European Commission does not guarantee the accuracy of the information given in the contributions, nor does it accept responsibility for any use made thereof.

Road Transport

ACEA (Association of European Car Manufacturers) pdf - 96 KB [96 KB]

ACEM (Motorcycle Industry in Europe) pdf - 58 KB [58 KB] - Annexes:  1 pdf - 2 MB [2 MB] - 2 pdf - 2 MB [2 MB] - 3 pdf - 3 MB [3 MB] - 4 pdf - 388 KB [388 KB]

ECF (European Cyclists' Federation) pdf - 2 MB [2 MB]

ERF (European Union Road Federation) pdf - 76 KB [76 KB]

FIA (Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile) pdf - 48 KB [48 KB]

Going Electric, European Association for Battery Electric Vehicles: Policy Paper pdf - 255 KB [255 KB] - Scientific Report pdf - 882 KB [882 KB]

IRU (International Road Users) pdf - 162 KB [162 KB]

Microbuses Grandoure pdf - 29 KB [29 KB]

Rail Transport

CER (Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies) pdf - 304 KB [304 KB]

EIM (European Rail Infrastructure Managers) pdf - 39 KB [39 KB] - Annex pdf - 3 MB [3 MB]

FERRMED (Axe Ferrovoaire de marchandises Scandinavie - Rhin-Rhône - Mediterranée Occidentale) pdf - 109 KB [109 KB]

PKP (Polish State Railways) pdf - 14 KB [14 KB]

UNIFE (Association of the European Rail Industry) pdf - 679 KB [679 KB]  

Air Transport

AEA (Association of European Airlines) pdf - 52 KB [52 KB]

ERA (European Regions Airlines Association) pdf - 51 KB [51 KB]

Logistics, Intermodality and Multimodal

ANITA (Associazione Nazionale Imprese Trasporti Automobilistici) pdf - 117 KB [117 KB]

CLECAT (European freight related service providers) pdf - 103 KB [103 KB]

F&L (Freight and Logistics) pdf - 3 MB [3 MB]

Sveriges Åkeriföretag (Swedish Association of Road Haulage Companies) + DTL (Danish Transport and Logistics) pdf - 41 KB [41 KB]

Public Transport

Arriva pdf - 62 KB [62 KB]

TFL (Transport for London) pdf - 346 KB [346 KB]

UITP (International Association of Public Transport) pdf - 22 KB [22 KB]

Transport Workers and Employees

ETF (European Transport Workers Federation) pdf - 2 MB [2 MB]

Economic Stakeholders

BUSINESSEUROPE pdf - 156 KB [156 KB]

DIHK (Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag) pdf - 725 KB [725 KB]

Eurelectric (Union of the Electricity Industry in Europe) pdf - 2 MB [2 MB] - Annex pdf - 675 KB [675 KB]

Eurochambres (Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry) pdf - 214 KB [214 KB]

FIEC (The European Construction Industry Federation) pdf - 70 KB [70 KB]

Michelin pdf - 58 KB [58 KB]

MPE (Mobility for Prosperity in Europe) pdf - 97 KB [97 KB]

UECC (Union Europäischer Industrie- und Handelskammern für Verkehrsfragen) pdf - 34 KB [34 KB]

Research, Consulting and Academia

Delft University of Technology pdf - 723 KB [723 KB]

Think tanks

ITE (Initiative Transport Europe) + LSVA Bündnis pdf - 188 KB [188 KB]

Cities and Regions

City of Budapest pdf - 34 KB [34 KB]

City of Toulouse pdf - 275 KB [275 KB]

Eurocities - European cities' network pdf - 58 KB [58 KB]

Health Communities

North West of England Public Health Community pdf - 30 KB [30 KB]

Private Citizens

Mr Jörg Wartenberg pdf - 8 KB [8 KB]

Mr Michael Thalhammer pdf - 926 KB [926 KB]