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Practical aspects concerning transportation on the Great Silk Road

This part of the website contains major national regulatory instruments and by-laws pertaining to international road transport effective in the countries covered by the NELTI project routes.

The website contains the following information:

  • intergovernmental agreements;
  • customs legislation

(national customs codes, customs control and clearance, customs escort, international road border-crossing points),

  • technical requirements for vehicles;
  • transport of hazardous, heavy and oversized goods; 
  • consular and visa issues; 
  • transit charges; 
  • traffic regulations; 
  • international sea ferry service schedules and tariffs; 
  • additional information (vehicle equipment requirements for wintertime operation, additional charges, holidays, national emergency telephone numbers, etc.).

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44% transport time lost at borders in the Arab World according to preliminary NELTI-4 reports


Turkey supports Model Highway Initiative


UN Under-Secretary General says road transport is lifeline for landlocked developing countries


Arab Ministers bids farewell to the first TIR pilot trucks


Key UN multilateral trade and road transport facilitation instruments to boost LAS economies


Georgian governmental agencies support IRU Model Highway Initiative

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