Intermodal (combined) transport

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Intermodal (combined) transport

  1. 1. What is Intermodal (Combined)Transport?It is a transport method thatmore than one transportmode is used for the sametransport container.
  2. 2. What is Intermodal (Combined)Transport?In other words, it is a transport methodthat integrates advantages of differenttransport modes.In intermodal transport, the aim is toachieve an effective combination ofcost, delivery time and service quality.
  3. 3. Features of Intermodal TransportUsing standard transport units (like standard containers, trailers or pallet).The suitability of the transport units for loading, carriage and unloading.The compatibility of the technological, legal and organizational parts of the process chain within the transport system.The goods inside the transportation container are not handled
  4. 4. Advantages of Land-RailwayIntermodal TransportGuarentee of long-term fixed priceSecure shippingMinimum interference by weather conditions and traffic constraintsEasier border crossingCost and equipment supply advantage in high volume and planned shippings

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