Combined Transport is a very heterogeneous field of operations, where different opinions and strategies meet. In order to unite the partially very distinct opinions of traffic carriers and players, a neutral and higher platform is required. The goal is to allow the bringing together of all the parties involved in Combined Transport on a scientific basis.
Combined Transport has many facets, many opinions, and many business concepts. In order to develop an integral and integrated traffic system which runs future freight transport in an environmentally friendly, efficient and sustainable way, a neutral authority is necessary to concentrate and communicate the different views.
The SGKV considers itself to be the communication platform for Combined Transport.
In accordance with the statutes it is the purpose of the SGKV to research and strengthen the rational connections of transport on an internal and intercompany level, as well as national and international traffic and transshipment. Our association promotes the use of Combined Transport as an environmentally friendly mode of transport in the sense of environmental protection.
In this context our functions are:
In the sense of a neutral contact point for Combined Transport that is open to everyone interested our association devotes itself to the following eight principles: