NewsyList

Germany: the drought of the Rhine, a crucial river in Europe, raises fears of economic paralysis

Traffic on one of the largest river arteries in Europe could be interrupted in a few weeks. Barges are forced to reduce their cargo to 30% of their capacity.


Article reserved for subscribers


Reading time: 3 mins

Lhe banks look like wide banks of sand and pebbles on the seaside. In the Rhine, usually so powerful with its dangerous currents, local residents bathe carefree, watching half-empty boats pass by.

The situation of one of the largest river arteries in Europe is dramatic. Traffic continues to shrink week after week. Ferries for the crossing of commuters stop their activity one after the other. For lack of floating pontoons, several cruise companies have canceled their programs and boaters are unable to access their boats without a boat…




This article is for subscribers only

With this offer, enjoy:
  • Unlimited access to all the articles, files and reports of the editorial staff
  • The newspaper in digital version
  • Reading comfort with limited advertising





See also  Buyer in Lebanon rejects cargo of Ukrainian grain from cargo ship ″Razoni″

Share:

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Social Media

Most Popular

On Key

Related Posts