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Oman to join TIR

[ October 30, 2018   //   ]

Oman is to join the TIR, becoming the latest Gulf country to join the customs transit scheme. The International Road Transport Union (IRU) said it would work closely with government agencies to develop a digital using the latest technologies. Bilateral trade between Arab countries is currently as low as 10% of the total, said IRU.

It follows the launch in September of the first ever intermodal TIR operation between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the EU.

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