BUSINESS FORUM "TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS: INVESTMENTS, BANKS, INSURANCE"
A business forum on the topic “Transport and Logistics: Investments, Banks, Insurance” will be held on October 26, 2012 in Riga with the support of the International association “Coordinating Council on Trans-Siberian Transportation” and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Latvia.
Within the framework of the event the participants will discuss and work out initiatives to increase investment attractiveness of transport and logistics industry, including the following ones:
- impact of Russia's accession to the WTO on the international transport market and transit development through Baltic ports;
- security enforcement of cargo transportation on the ITC West–East, safety of goods, insurance and IT-solutions.
The participants of the forum will be offered presentations of successful cooperation between 3PL operators and their clients, of investment projects and logistics ideas, that could increase the efficiency of business.
The event is expected to be attended by approximately 70 delegates: leaders and representatives of the Ministry of Transport of the Republic of Latvia, Ministry of Transport of Russia, CCI of Latvia, Latvian Investment & Development Agency, Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Estonia, railways and sea ports of the Baltic states, CCTT member forwarding and operator companies, as well as representatives of international transport organizations, large banks of the Baltics, insurance companies of Russia, Baltic states and Western Europe.