Staff Writer

Improving intermodal trade

TIR enables goods to be shipped from a country of origin, through transit countries, to a country of destination in sealed load compartments that are controlled by customs via a multilateral and mutually recognised system. It is, according to the International Road Transport Union (IRU), the easiest, safest and most reliable way to move goods across multiple international borders which has potential to save transport operators and customs authorities time and money.

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