BUSINESS FOCUS: Coronavirus crisis accelerates new trends in the logistics real estate sector

Impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, new tender for a highway toll system and the still incomplete cross-country highway are among the highlights of the latest Business Focus.

Interior of the warehouse in P3 park in Bruck an der Leitha.Interior of the warehouse in P3 park in Bruck an der Leitha. (Source: Courtesy of P3)

In September 2020, The Slovak Spectator published its Business Focus on Transport and Logistics in Slovakia. Here is your overview of stories from the focus issue:

Highways do not solve every regional traffic problem

The now proverbial highway could connect Bratislava and Košice as early as next year. It will not run through Slovakia, though. The completion of the cross-country D1 highway has been a priority of most post-1993 governments. None has managed to complete it to date. Sooner than the Slovak branch, the two largest Slovak cities will be connected through Hungary.

In Slovakia, the D1 still lacks three stretches in northern Slovakia, and it is hard to say when they will be completed.

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