ER.I.C. was involved in a two-day B2B meeting and presentations in the German Land of Hesse, between Frankfurt and Wiesbaden, on April 8 and 9, 2019. Objective of the mission was to present the cluster in the heart of the German intermodal market in order to promote the attractiveness of the regional platform system as a final destination for European rail traffic. The regional intermodal cluster was presented to important companies of the transport sector and active in the territorial promotion of the German Land, including Kombiverkeher, Holm- House of logistic and Mobility and Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH. Furthermore, five companies of the regional intermodal cluster – Cepim Spa, Interporto di Bologna Spa, Terminal contenitori Ravenna, Dinazzano Po Spa, Terminali Italia srl – participated on April 8 in an afternoon brokerage session where they met potential German partners in B2B meetings dedicated to exploring potential commercial partnerships.
Within the twenty-year protocol of agreement between the Emilia-Romagna Region and the Land Hessen, on April 9 the delegation was received by Mr. Mark Weinmeister – Undersecretary of State for European Affairs and by Mr. Schuster – representative of the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Transport to explore future areas of collaboration in the field of sustainable mobility of goods between the two regions.