Pandemic and recession: a double dip for New Silk Road

14.04.2020 published an article of IEC team on unexpected opportunities for railways brought out by current economic crisis and COVID-19 pandemic. Negative information and expectations prevent market players from actions. But it is right now when necessities to restore global supply chains (or to build new ones) form unique opportunities for rail freight transportation. Activities of both market players and authorities is needed to catch these opportunities. Investments in communications, marketing, new technologies and, of course, in cooperation - that is a rail vaccine for immediate use.

Read more -