The Finnish-Estonian cross-border alcohol imports may be profitable on a large scale but is, on the other hand, restricted by customs requirements. The socioeconomic profitability and the effects of passenger imports is studied from the aspects of vehicle, time and emission costs.
While an increase in the importance of the logistics sector is anticipated by 2030, the sector is also expected to be hindered by increasing regulation. The results are based on a study reviewing high-level experts from the Baltic Sea Region regarding transportation.
The World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI) report 2018 presents the latest worldwide view on trade logistics performance across over 160 countries as seen by logistics professionals. It provides evidence on how “easy” or “difficult” these countries are to deliver general merchandise – typically manufactured products transported in unitized form.