8. Development of infrastructure and handling capacity of the sea ports to provide uninterrupted organization of Euro-Asian multimodal transportation
Heads of sea ports of Russia, China, Latvia, Estonia, Norway, Sweden and etc. (CCTT members) will inform the meeting participants on the data on cargo turnover of sea ports, short- and long-term priorities of infrastructure and equipment modernization. There will be presented the methods of forming the effective cooperation with railways and synchronisation of freight operation with other participants of supply chains.
The speakers will present trends in the cargo base classification and share experience on maintaining competitive port positions in an environment of the economic downturn: freight operation diversification, cost optimization, priority development of container handling.