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Goods Transport Council

Permanent working programme

The general aim of the IRU Goods Transport Council is to define and attain IRU’s transport policy objectives pursuant to Article 2 of the IRU Constitution, with a view to promoting, advancing and safeguarding the interests of the goods road transport industry nationally and internationally.

  • Facilitate road freight transport by promoting and supporting the implementation of tried and tested UN Conventions and their digital solutions.
  • Foster green logistics and ensure that road transport is recognised as a key enabler in driving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • Encourage improved driver working conditions in order to attract new talents, by striving for harmonised rules and global standards.