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.
New IRU study shows how TIR can radically reduce trade costs in Africa
The IRU report, “Transit costs in East and Southern Africa” clearly demonstrates how African countries implementing the TIR Convention can reduce the costs of trade in southern and eastern Africa by hundreds of dollars per container, thus saving billions of dollars and increasing GDP in African countries.
TIR Guarantee Chain
Information for Customs Authorities. Allegations have recently been made against IRU and its management, related to IRU’s TIR insurance scheme and the calculation of IRU’s reserves. IRU strongly and categorically rejects all of these unfounded allegations. IRU works in full compliance with the law and all funds are fully accounted for.
IRU announces advocacy leadership changes
IRU announces the appointment of Ms Raluca Marian, currently Senior Advisor on Passenger Transport in its Brussels office, to the position of General Delegate of the IRU Permanent Delegation to the EU. Mr Matthias Maedge, the current EU General Delegate, will take up the position of Advocacy Director, leading IRU’s advocacy work worldwide from the Geneva headquarters.
IRU members elect Radu Dinescu as IRU President
IRU’s General Assembly today unanimously elected Radu Dinescu to serve as the new IRU President.