According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), demand for global air freight increased in August due to a rise in German export orders.
Six months ago the kilometer charge for trucks in Belgium came into effect. According to the Federation of Belgian Transporters, Febetra, the measures still need to be improved.
Spanish Land Transport Director General Joaquin del Moral has stated that he would be willing to increase in the maximum weight of vehicles to 44 tons. Del Moral believes that increased capacity of the vehicles would enhance the competitiveness of Spanish transport.