IRU in Tehran TIR talks

An IRU delegation led by secretary general, Umberto de Pretto, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Deputy Minister of Finance and President of the Iranian Customs Administration, Mr Masoud Karbasian to further secure the functioning of the TIR System in Iran and facilitate trade with neighbouring countries. [+]

Maersk out of Iran

Maersk Line has ceased port calls in Iran due to sanctions against the Middle Eastern country, Reuters reported. Latterly, the Danish-owned line had reduced its service to calls at the small northern port of Bushehr, following the earlier blacklisting by the US of the country's main port operator, Tidewater. However, ... [+]

Plans to speed Iran crossings

The IRU signed a a Memorandum of Understanding with the Iranian TIR guaranteeing association, the Iran Chamber of Commerce Industries and Mines (ICCIM) and the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) on cooperation and the use of modern TIR-IT risk-management technologies on 17 July. They also discussed the possibility ... [+]

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