Transit Costs in East and Southern 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. The report unequivocally concludes that the TIR system is the most cost effective transit bond method and could be deployed on all trade corridors in Africa.
Published on: 29/09/2016 - 13:56
Type of document: Reports & publications
Category: Economy/Trade facilitation, Efficiency/Environment, Goods transport, Services
Size: 18 pages