• Current legislative changes regarding ecological freight transport in the EU
  • Revision of the EU directives on weights and dimensions and on the Eurovignette
  • New CO2 road fee
  • The issue of standardizing the length of loaded car transporters
  • Implementation of regulations regarding the second generation intelligent tachograph and the VDI standard regarding the fastening of transported vehicles

These were the main topics discussed during the last Regional Meeting of the Eastern Sector of ECG – The Association of European Vehicle Logistics in Istanbul. Nearly 70 members of the organization took part in it.

The event was opened by the Chairman of the Region, Krzysztof Szeligowski. During his speech, he provided information on the market situation of the automotive industry in Eastern Europe. Then, during an open discussion, the focus was on individual countries.

The meeting continued with current activities, strategic goals and a presentation of the activities of individual ECG working groups. Networking took place during a picturesque boat cruise on the Bosphorus Strait.