International Company for the Transport by Transcontainers (INTERCONTAINER)

Société internationale pour le transport par transcontainers
Internationale Gesellschaft für den Transport in Transcontainern Genossenschaft

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1965-12-05 Basel Switzerland


5 Dec 1965, Basel (Switzerland), on the initiative of International Union of Railways, as Intercontainer - International Transcontainer Transport Company -- Organisation internationale des chemins de fer pour les transcontainers (Transconfer). Referred also to as IC. Registered in accordance with Belgian law. Ceased to exist 1 Jul 1993, on merger with U-XM1031 - INTERFRIGO - International Railway-owned Company for Refrigerated Transport, to form H-XF2826 - International Company for the Development of Combined Transport and of Controlled-Temperature Transport (Intercontainer-Interfrigo).


Attract to rail the largest possible share of traffic already containerized, primarily maritime traffic; endeavour, by offering a door-to-door service capable of application on a large scale, to maintain for rail traffic threatened by competitive transport methods and to win back to rail traffic already lost to competitors.


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Board of Directors, consisting of Chairman, 3 Vice-Chairmen, 10 Board Members and Secretary. General Management, comprising Managing Director and 6 Directors.


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