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The Rhine, a Lifeline of Germany, Is Crippled by Drought

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Rhine River Water Levels Dwindle Hampering Transport 2018-11-12

Dear Valued Customer,

One of the longest dry spells on record has left parts of the Rhine at record-low levels for months, forcing freighters to reduce their cargo or stop plying the river altogether.
 
Parts of the Danube and the Elbe – Germany’s other major rivers for transport – are also drying up. Some inland ports are idle, and it is estimated that millions of tons of goods are having to be transported by rail or road.
 
Read more in an article from The New York Times.
 

Source: CIFFA
 
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