Seminar on making cross-border trade simpler: "Values and benefits of a Port Community System, links to Single Window and WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement"


12 April 2019
Seminar on making cross-border trade simpler:

Thanks to the IMO for co-hosting with IPCSA a seminar on 11th April on on making cross-border trade simpler: "Values and benefits of a Port Community System, links to Single Window and WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement”.

The presentations looked at the drivers for Single Window and Cross Border flows of information, then focused down to Port, Maritime and Customs information and process flows, and how they link to both Administrative Processes and Operational Logistical Processes, with concluding examples of SW in Africa and how Djibouti PCS has developed.

Thanks goes to the from IPCSA goes to presenters, Mees van der Wiel (Portbase), Raymond Seignette (port of Rotterdam), Uwe Liebschner (dbh), Stéphane Gaudechon (Bureau Veritas) and Warsama Guirreh Djibouti PCS) for their support and to Roger Butturini (US Coastguard) for Chairing the seminar and Julian Abril of the IMO FAL Secretariat for his constant support.

For more information contact Richard Morton, IPCSA Secretary General, richard.morton@ipcsa.international