Port of Hamburg Magazine 4.2015
Along with trucking, rail is of immense importance for the universal port of Hamburg’s inbound and outbound freight traffic. Rail’s first-half total of 1.2 million TEU represented a 6.4 percent gain. What makes Hamburg a notable hub port for rail freight transport? What rail, road and corporate developments shape cutting-edge rail logistics for freight of all types? How are rail’s prospects of gaining market share in a tough competitive environment?
In this issue of the magazine we aim to present you with a selection of interesting topics on rail’s significance for ports and for the economy. In addition, we bring you some solutions for transporting bulk and general freight by rail, and even watch people at work on the trackside.