IRU is the trusted voice for mobility and logistics, upholding the interest of bus, coach, taxi and truck operators as well as the broader mobility and logistics industry.
IRU partners with WCO to push customs worldwide to coordinate efforts to safeguard international road transport supply chains
IRU and the World Customs Organization (WCO) issued a joint statement calling for coordinated efforts by Customs administrations worldwide, to ensure the continuity of international supply chains and the facilitation of freight movement during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Road transport stories: coach tourism, fighting for survival
Founded by Karl-Erik Bergh and his son Mikael in 1984, MK Bussresor is a coach tourism company operating from Sweden.
Milestone for road transport companies to digitalise further within reach
The Transport and Tourism Committee of the European Parliament confirmed the recent EU Transport Ministers agreement on the electronic freight transport information (eFTI) Regulation last week. The new rules should be fully applied by all countries of the European Union latest by 2025.
UNECE and IRU partner to highlight the benefits of TIR during COVID-19
With the aim to support trade and transit flows during the pandemic, UNECE and IRU issued a series of recommendations for border crossing operations, drawing on the benefits offered by tried and tested UN Conventions.
IRU calls on wide-ranging support for road transport industry to drive global COVID-19 recovery efforts
Amidst an increasingly bleak global economic outlook, IRU is calling on governments to ramp up efforts to support road transport operators so they can drive broader financial and social recovery.