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In order to reduce its CO2 emissions, Volkswagen is not only focusing on e-cars and climate-neutral production, but is also looking at the sea transportation of its vehicles. In order to operate car carriers in a more climate-friendly way, the Group is relying on fuel made from used vegetable oil from the catering and food industries.

Fuel from waste: Volkswagen powers car freighters with used oil from restaurants
One of the Volkswagen charter ships which uses refined biofuel.

No sulfur oxide emissions

Shipping: the backbone of world trade

Space for 3,500 vehicles each