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16 February 2024
CLECAT SUSTAINABLE LOGISTICS INSTITUTE MEETS
Members of the CLECAT Sustainable Logistics Institute met yesterday to exchange views on the latest developments regarding sustainability policies affecting transport and logistics at national and EU level. Members discussed the legislative developments on the CountEmissions EU proposal, the development of corporate sustainability reporting standards and the CO2 standards for heavy-duty vehicles.
16 February 2024
CLECAT MARITIME LOGISTICS INSTITUTE MEETS
Members of the CLECAT Maritime Logistics Institute met this week to discuss the latest developments regarding maritime freight transport, notably the impacts of the Red Sea crisis, the implementation of ICS2 Release 3 for maritime transport and the European Ports Alliance.
09 February 2024
LITHUANIA AND POLAND EXPLORE POTENTIAL REGULAR FREIGHT TRAIN ROUTE TO UKRAINE
On 5 February, the transport ministers of Lithuania and Poland convened in Warsaw to explore the potential establishment of a regular freight train route connecting the two countries with Ukraine.
09 February 2024
COUNCIL AND PARLIAMENT AGREE ON DELAYING SECOND SET OF ESRS
On 7 February, negotiators from the Parliament and the Council reached a provisional deal on an amendment to the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) delaying the adoption of sector-specific standards by two years.
09 February 2024
EU COMMISSION RELEASES NEW ANTI-DUMPING COMPLAINT GUIDE FOR PRODUCERS
In an effort to support EU producers facing the challenges of dumped imports, the European Commission has published an updated guide titled 'How to Make an Anti-Dumping Complaint'. This comprehensive guide aims to assist EU producers adversely affected by unfair trading practices, specifically dumping, in preparing a complaint to initiate an anti-dumping investigation.
09 February 2024
ESPORG INAUGURATES A NEW SSTPA IN BELGIUM
On 6 February, CLECAT joined the inauguration of a revamped Safe and Secure Truck Parking in Jabbeke (Belgium). It was followed by an ESPORG workshop to discuss notably of the upcoming SSTPA study.
09 February 2024
DG MOVE OPENS PUBLIC CONSULTATION GREENING CORPORATE FLEETS
The European Commission has opened a broad public consultation on the Greening of corporate fleets. In the 2020 Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy, the European Commission declared its intention to propose actions to boost the uptake of zero-emission vehicles in corporate fleets.
09 February 2024
CLECAT ROAD LOGISTICS INSTITUTE MEETS
The CLECAT Road Logistics Institute met on 5 February to exchange views on developments affecting road transport and logistics at national and EU level, including the revision of the Weights and Dimensions Directive, CO2 standards for trucks and the Driving License Directive.
09 February 2024
EC RECOMMENDS REDUCING GHG EMISSIONS BY 90% IN 2040
On 6 February, the European Commission published a Communication recommending a 90% net greenhouse gas emissions reduction target by 2040 compared to 1990 levels, in order to achieve climate neutrality by 2050.
09 February 2024
CLECAT Newsletter 2024/05