Germany to invest in inland waterway infrastructure; likely to support steel shipments

By IM Staff
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.

Viral Shah

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...

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