Germany to invest in inland waterway infrastructure; likely to support steel shipments
Published: Tuesday, 21 May 2019
The increased inland waterway transportation capacity is welcomed by the steel industry that was particularly hard-hit by low water levels last year.
The German federal government is planning to invest
"billions of euros" to improve inland waterway transport in a
move welcomed by German steel federation WV Stahl.
"It is a real step [forward] for the federal government to
focus on strengthening inland waterway vessel transport," WV
Stahl president Hans...