Project Objectives

The FFC project leads an innovative fresh food supply chain from the Middle East to Northern Europe, using new technology and transportation utilizing trains allowing to achieve the project objectives:

  • Shortening delivery times of refrigerated goods, hence extending their shelf-life and value
  • Reduce costs of land transportation using reefer trains along the existing European railway network
  • Reduce C02 emissions, congestion and road fatalities associated with land transportation
  • Improve regional, EU and non-EU countries’ international cooperation on trade in order to balance freight flows
  • Door to Door refrigerated supply chain, the container is closed and sealed during the entire journey all the way to the final client