News 29 Jun 2020

Joint statement of the rail sector on the forthcoming Strategy for Sustainable and Smart Mobility

Amidst the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, CER together with the association of the European rail infrastructure managers (EIM) and the association of the European rail supply industry (UNIFE) reaffirm their readiness to work together with the European Commission, European Parliament and Member States to ensure that the rail sector contributes to the recovery of the EU economy and the wellbeing of European citizens.

Through this common statement, the associations wish to

  • present the rail sector's views, expectations and priorities for DG MOVE’s forthcoming 'Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy';
  • outline the assets rail transport can bring to the European Green Deal;
  • comment on the continued value of the 2011 Transport White Paper.

Download the full statement to read more.