7% in the segment of international transportation of goods
and fell by 21.
The terms of the agreement cover, in its first stage, the transportation of goods
destined to Iraq from UAE ports, moving in a second stage to transporting goods by land from Iraq's southern seaports into neighbouring countries, utilising 60 to 100 trucks per day, Abdul Karim Al Zuhairi, the official spokesperson for the ministry, was quoted as saying in an Al Hayat newspaper report.
The transport ministry said it has decided not to extend the waiver, which many truck drivers have taken advantage of to avoid paying tolls in their operations other than transportation of goods
to the disaster-hit region.
TUNIS, April 5, 2011 (TAP)- Transportation of goods
on board the ships of Tunisia's Shipping Company (CTN ) posted a 7 pc rise during the first 3 months of this year, compared with the same period last year, on its four regular lines: Marseilles, Genoa, Livorno and Barcelona.
Gaza, March 2 (Petra) - The Israeli occupation authorities on Wednesday closed completely Al-Monter commercial crossing and decided to use instead Karem Abu Salem crossing, south of the Gaza Strip for the transportation of goods
Transportation of goods
along the North-South corridor is predicted at five million tons per year in the first phase, and it is planned to increase the volume to 10-15 million tons per year in the future.
The 4th draft for the agreement for organizing the transportation of goods
throughout joint Arab states, supported by Iraq's Transportation Ministry, had been opposed by Kuwait, who rejected the 4th draft.
Out of the 12 boats, some 9 boats had reached the GB area for transportation of goods
from Hunza to Sust and Sust to Hunza respectively.
Al-Husayn said on his part that the new border crossing would be used mainly in transportation of goods
Transporters have also suspended the transportation of goods
to Gilgit-Baltistan from the Karakoram Highway.
Brian Birtwistle, industrial director at DTZ, said: "There are strong long-term prospects for the transportation of goods
via water-borne freight.