White Paper on Transport Where do we stand

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White Paper on Transport: Where do we stand ? EESC – Public Hearing Brussels,

White Paper on Transport: Where do we stand ? EESC – Public Hearing Brussels, 6 march 2015 Fuensanta Martinez Sans Director Transport Policy 22 February 2021

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KEY FIGURES ABOUT THE INDUSTRY 12. 7 million direct and indirect jobs € 32.

KEY FIGURES ABOUT THE INDUSTRY 12. 7 million direct and indirect jobs € 32. 3 billion in R&D spending, largest private investor € 95. 1 billion positive net trade contribution € 388. 8 billion in tax revenues (EU 14) 3

SUCCESSFUL TRANSPORT POLICY • THREE CONDITIONS o Effective o Credible o Publicly acceptable 4

SUCCESSFUL TRANSPORT POLICY • THREE CONDITIONS o Effective o Credible o Publicly acceptable 4

Effective Decoupling – not sure… 5

Effective Decoupling – not sure… 5

Effective Modal shift - not really… 6

Effective Modal shift - not really… 6

CREDIBLE • COMODALITY VS MODAL SHIFT APPROACH • WRONG ASSUMPTIONS o transport modes are

CREDIBLE • COMODALITY VS MODAL SHIFT APPROACH • WRONG ASSUMPTIONS o transport modes are in competition o non-road modes of transport are always better from an environmental perspective • MODES ARE COMPLEMENTARY, NOT COMPETING • NON-ROAD MODES ARE NOT CLEANER “BY DEFINITION” : EEA TERM REPORT 2014 7

CREDIBLE o Halve the use of conventionally -fuelled cars in cities by 2030 and

CREDIBLE o Halve the use of conventionally -fuelled cars in cities by 2030 and phase them out by 2050 o 30% of road freight over 300 km should shift to other modes by 2030: more than 50% by 2050 o By 2050 the majority of medium-distance passenger transport should go by rail (High Speed ? ) REALISTIC ? SUITABLE ? SCIENTIFIC ? 8

PRIORITIES FOR THE AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY • COMODALITY AND TECHNOLOGICAL NEUTRALITY • TAKE ACCOUNT OF

PRIORITIES FOR THE AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY • COMODALITY AND TECHNOLOGICAL NEUTRALITY • TAKE ACCOUNT OF MARKET REALITIES • ADOPT AN INTEGRATED APPROACH • FOCUS ON MORE EFFICIENT USE OF IMPROVED INFRASTRUCTURE • IMPROVE TRANSPORT STATISTICS TO ENABLE SOUND REGULATION 9

IMPROVE TRANSPORT statistics Road Load ? Train intermodal Ferry 10

IMPROVE TRANSPORT statistics Road Load ? Train intermodal Ferry 10

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