During the “transport logistic 2019” trade fair in Munich, the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) will hold a workshop on the transport of dangerous goods focusing on the use of electronic transport documents, increasing safety and improving cost-effectiveness. The workshop is scheduled for 5 June 2019.

Central importance in the workshop will be the activities for the development of a guideline for the use of an electronic transport document. The aim of this guide is to support the introduction and further development of a harmonised system for the use of electronic transport documents during national and international transport of dangerous goods. Information will also be provided on the proposed Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on electronic cargo information and its relevance to the agreed system for the transport of dangerous goods.