Marcin Trela appointed as Vice-President of the Office of Rail Transport
On 30 March 2021 Polish Prime Minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, appointed Marcin Trela as Vice President of the Office of Rail Transport for rail market regulation. He commenced performing his duties on 1 April 2021.
Modern trains on postage stamps promoting ecological railways
"Modern rolling stock" is a set of 5 postage stamps issued by Poczta Polska on Wednesday, March 31. The set was created in cooperation with the Office of Rail Transport. This event coincides with the designation by the European Parliament and the Council of the EU of 2021 as the European Year of Rail. Issuing this new stamp series is an opportunity to promote railways as an ecological and modern mode of transport and to mark a beginning of EUYearofRail in Poland.
Intermodal transport in 2020 on rise despite Covid-19 pandemic
In 2020 intermodal transport’s share in rail freight exceeded 10%. Its share increased year-on-year by almost 29%. The Office of Rail Transport publishes an overview of intermodal transport for 2020.