Regional Logistics: Key for Competitiveness
The homogenization of logistics processes in the isthmus under "a regional vision" would improve competitiveness and increase trade volumes.
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Central America could improve its competitiveness and increase trade volumes with the unification of criteria for logistics processes under "a regional vision," said an expert from the International Finance Corporation (IFC).
From 18 to May 20 Latin American companies in logistics sector will be meeting in Honduras to discuss issues on regional trade and business opportunities in the supply chain.
In January 2016 the results of a study will determine whether it is feasible to build multimodal ports in Bocas del Toro and Chiriqui and develop a logistic plan for the region.
Both governments announced that they have signed an agreement to unify customs in order to expedite the transport of vehicles and people, with effect from 1 June.
Industry representatives stressed the need to "adopt technologies and invest in training in order to turn Panama into an efficient and world class logistics platform ."
- Daily Update
- Government Purchases
- Classified Ads
- Indexes & Statistics
- Press Releases
- Events Calendar