Network Rail has launched an ambitious plan to grow the amount freight on the rail network by 2024. A target of 7.5% growth was set by the Scottish Government in the High Level Output Specification, published in March 2018, which sets out the funding available for the railway between 2019 and 2024.
Network Rail - Scotland Freight Growth
At Network Rail were committed to working with our customers and potential customers to get more freight on the railway. Our Freight and National Passengers team champions freight across the country and works to identify capacity for new traffic on the network. Through innovative solutions such as multiple occupancy campus sites in key urban areas