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Newsletters | 21 October 2022
PLENARY MEETING OF THE TRADE CONTACT GROUP FOR CUSTOMS
On 20 October, CLECAT attended the 61st plenary meeting of the Trade Contact Group (TCG), which provides a platform for consultation between DG TAXUD and representatives from the private sector on developments in customs and trade. The meeting was attended by DG TAXUD’s Director General Gerassimos Thomas, who held an exchange of views with the trade community on the ongoing reform of the Customs Union.
Newsletters | 21 October 2022
EU-ASEAN AIR TRANSPORT AGREEMENT CONCLUDED
On 17 October, the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) signed a comprehensive air transport agreement that will open up more air transport opportunities and enhance direct connectivity between the two regions, whilst upgrading rules and standards for concerned flights. The agreement, which applies immediately, sets global benchmarks that commit all 37 countries in the two regions to fair competition and to improving social and environmental conditions. The signing means new opportunities for consumers, airlines and airports both in Europe and in ASEAN countries.
Newsletters | 21 October 2022
CLECAT ISSUES POSITION ON COUNTEMISSIONS EU
CLECAT has published a position paper in response to the CountEmissions EU initiative, in conjunction with its response to the public consultation on this initiative. CountEmissions EU aims to establish a common European framework for calculating GHG emissions of transport operations in the freight and passenger transport sector.
Newsletters | 21 October 2022
EP ADOPTS AMENDMENTS ON FUEL EU MARITIME
On 19 October, the European Parliament adopted in plenary session its position on the FuelEU Maritime proposal. MEPs agreed to set stricter standard for GHG emission reduction form ships and obligation to connect to onshore power supply.
Newsletters | 21 October 2022
COMMISSION WORK PROGRAMME 2023 PUBLISHED
On 18 October, the European Commission adopted its 2023 Commission work programme setting out targeted actions to complete delivery on the ambitions set by the Commission at the start of the mandate, including achieving climate neutrality by 2050, shaping the digital future, and making Europe stronger in the world.
Newsletters | 21 October 2022
EP ADOPTS AMENDMENTS ON AFIR
On 19 October, the European Parliament adopted in plenary session its position on the Alternative Fuels Infrastructure regulation (AFIR) proposal. MEPs agreed to set more ambitious deployment targets for recharging/refuelling road infrastructure and onshore power supply in maritime ports.
Newsletters | 21 October 2022
LOGISTICS FOR EUROPE FORUM
CLECAT, ESC and ELA are pleased to invite you to the Logistics for Europe event taking place on the 23rd of November 2022 at the Residence Palace in Brussels. The 2022 Logistics for Europe event brings industry representatives from freight forwarding, shippers and the logistics sector, as well as European law makers, together in a constructive dialogue on the challenges European industry is being faced with.
News | 14 October 2022
CLECAT Newsletter 2022/31
Newsletters | 14 October 2022
CLECAT Newsletter 2022/31
Newsletters | 14 October 2022
WORK ON IMPLEMENTATION OF EFTI MOVES FORWARD
The work of the Digital Transport and Logistics Forum’s (DTLF) Subgroup 1 (Paperless Transport), which is the formal Commission Expert Group on the electronic freight transport information (eFTI) Regulation, is moving forward at a good pace with the eFTI Regulation’s implementation.Moreover, the DTLF’s Subgroup 3, whose mandate is to provide feedback to the Commission for the preparation of the eFTI Delegated Acts, met this week to discuss the preparation of the eFTI Delegated Acts.