Cautious welcome for EU-Japan rail accord

The first of three pre-series Class 802 trainsets being built at Hiatchi's Kasado plant for Great Western Railway arrived in the UK on June 17.

INTERNATIONAL: European railway suppliers’ association UNIFE has welcomed the political agreement between the European Commission and the Japanese government on EU-Japan free trade, announced during a visit to Brussels by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on July 6. With the key points now agreed, the text is expected to be ...

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