In dialogue: Logistics in the city (part 1)

Urban logistics

Logistics in urban areas – a trend topic of global significance (Foto: iStock Alija 87363503)

Delivery of parcels and goods for retail trade, logistics services and waste disposal – Urban Logistics is vital for the functioning of a city and the well-being of its citizens. In an interview with the magazine “Zoom!”, Matthias Hormuth, Solution Director Logistics Concepts at PTV Group, gives an insight into the newest trends and challenges.Read more

Competitive Traffic

Arturo Ardila Gomez, Traffic Expert at the World Bank and Lead Transport Economist

Arturo Ardila Gomez, Traffic Expert at the World Bank and Lead Transport Economist

How can city traffic in emerging and developing countries be made safer and faster? Arturo Ardila Gomez, traffic expert at the World Bank and Lead Transport Economist, talked about his experiences in Latin America and East Asia in an interview.Read more

Summit of transport ministers

This year's global summit of transport ministers will take place in Leipzig, 21 - 23 May

This year’s global summit of transport ministers will take place in Leipzig, 21 – 23 May

The leading global summit of transport ministers organised by the International Transport Forum will take place from 21 – 23 May in Leipzig, Germany. Transport ministers and decision-makers from around the world will meet to discuss current issues associated with ‘Transport for a Changing World’.… Read more

The future is “E”

Young woman charging a electric vehicle

Studies confirm: Electric vehicles can contribute to reducing CO2 emissions.

In the light of limited fossil fuel reserves and government climate targets, make mobility more eco-friendly is now being considered a top priority in Germany. “e-mobility” is one of the initiatives which has been taken in this respect.Read more