Celebrating the 30th BSEC Anniversary : BSEC-URTA was in Teheran
One of the important transit gateways of the global logistic chains, Iran celebrated the 30th anniversary of BSEC through its conference “Iran & 30-year-old BSEC: Prospects for Cooperation” realized on 30 May 2022.
BSEC-URTA upon the kind invitation of its strong observer member, the Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), also participated in the conference and delivered a speech by its Vice President, Mr. Fatih Sener.
Mr. Fatih Sener in his speech shared the activities of BSEC-URTA and the importance of facilitation and digitalization of international road transport, especially in the border crossing points in the BSEC Region and Iran.
Mr. Sener also expressed the contentment of BSEC-URTA to have ICCIMA as a part of BSEC-URTA family, that brought a new perspective to the BSEC-URTA by reflecting Iran’s strategic location; a country, a transit gateway to Central Asia and Gulf Countries.
Mr. Fatih Sener, by underlining the difficult situations faced by the international road transporters during the COVID period and the closure of borders, stated the readiness of BSEC-URTA for working in cooperation with Iran to strengthen alternative transit corridors transiting through Iran, which became a must for the global economy. Mr. Sener also shared the activities of BSEC-URTA, its efforts, and its call for the application of digitalization on road transport documents and especially driver visas.
Mr. Sener presented the gratitude of BSEC-URTA to the Iranian authorities for their contribution to the BSEC and BSEC-URTA and the ongoing efforts to improve international road transport.