The International Road Transport Association has officially announced the activation of the TIR Transit Agreement in the State of Qatar with the TIR system.
It is the only global transportation system that allows goods to be shipped from one country to another in sealed loading compartments under customs control through a multilateral and mutually recognized system supported by the United Nations.
With the accession of Qatar, the number of GCC countries applying the TIR transit system will increase to 5 out of the six GCC countries. With the activation of this system, transport operators, shipping companies and commercial beneficiaries will enjoy faster, cheaper and safer trade corridors. Between the State of Qatar and its trading partners in the region and countries of the world.