Odesa Transport issues
On January 26, the first in 2017 meeting of the EBA Odesa Transport Working Group was held in a networking format in partnership with the Association of International Freight Forwarders of Ukraine and the Fryday Odessa project. Moderator of the event was Victor Berestenko, Chairman of the Working Group, INTER TRANS LOGISTICS LTD Co-founder, who gave a summary of the TOP 5 events in the transport sector in 2016. Among them there were weight control, road fund, changes in the Odessa Customs, investment in new terminals construction and transit drop. Also Mr Berestenko emphasized expected draft laws of this year: “On inland waterway transport”, “On concessions” as well as port charges changes and reform of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority. During the evening, participants discussed the current conflicts in the marine business, exchanged views and experiences on successful solution strategies and enjoyed informal communication.