Mode shift benefit values: calculating benefits of transporting freight by rail or water

How to calculate the mode shift benefit values from moving freight by rail or water instead of road and how these values are used in funding allocation.


Freight mode shift benefits values user guide

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The mode shift benefit values will now be used for freight by rail or water calculation instead of the previous sensitive lorry mile values.

This guide is used in conjunction with the ‘mode shift benefit values technical report’.

Published 1 April 2009