Legal framework in force for eTIR

The legal framework for the full digitalisation of the TIR system has entered into force, opening eTIR to 77 countries across five continents. It will allow for completely paperless cross-border transit of goods, under the customs guarantee of the TIR system. The occasion was marked by a ceremony at the United Nations in Geneva. Olga Algayerova, executive secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), said that eTIR “will allow paperless and ... [+]

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