Transport Manufacturing: Regulatory Agencies

Canada: Transport Canada

Transport Canada is in charge of the rule making, oversight, and outreach for the transportation industry in Canada. The goal of this agency is to ensure both safety of the transportation system and proper investment in Canada's infrastructure.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 14, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Canada

Japan Railway Construction, Transport and Technology Agency (JRTT)

The Japan Railway Construction, Transport, and Technology Agency (JRTT) was created to promote the establishment of mass transportation systems in Japan through the creation of railways and marine transportation companies. The JRTT is in charge of ensuring a smooth evolution of Japan's rail, marine, and air transportation industries. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 25, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Japan

Norway: Ministry of Transport and Communications

The Ministry of Transport and Communications aims to provide good infrastructure for electronic and postal communications and an effective, universally accessible, safe, and environmentally friendly transport system. This site includes relevant posts and news for the transportation and telecommunications industry in Norway.  

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: June 17, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Media and Communications , Norway

United Kingdom: Department for Transport

The Department for Transport aims to provide leadership to the United Kingdom's transportation sector in hopes of achieving their goal of becoming a greener, more effective transport system. This site contains recent articles and information regarding contacts and available work with the department, as well as news for potential policies.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: July 26, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United Kingdom

United States: Department of Transportation (DOT)

The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) aims to provide all US citizens with a fast, safe, and efficient system of transportation. This website provides information about the department and its activities as well as a number of resources for individuals, partners, and government.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 22, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United States

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