The memorandum of understanding makes closer the New Silk Road
Saturday, March 23 China and Italy signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly advance the construction of the Belt and Road during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to the country. (full agreements)
The memorandum of understanding includes 29 agreements that cover several topics from banking and health to innovation and culture, agriculture and citrus exports.
The Italian minister of economic development Luigi Di Maio said the value of the individual signed deals amounts to 2.5 billion euros ($2.8 billion), with the potential to grow to 20 billion euros ($22.6 billion).
With regard of transport, logistics and infrastructure, the memorandum of understanding expresses the interest of the two governments to develop “synergies between the Belt and Road Initiative, the Italian system of transport and infrastructure, such as -inter alia- roads, railways, bridges, civil aviation and ports and the EU Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T).”
Another important topic is the commitment to facilitate “customs clearance, strengthening co-operation in sustainable, safe and digital transport solutions”.
Asian Logistics Agencies and the New Silk Road
China represents the origin of our business, the country we started developing our agents’ network from. Of all worldwide destinations we are actually working with, China still represents one of our most flourishing market.
The signing of the Italy-China Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a big opportunity to be seized. It lays the foundations for new partnerships and new deals.
What can we offer to you?
Our experience gained so far and continuously updated about the innovations introduced by the market. What about services we offer on China?
- Sea freight shipments with FCL (full container) or LCL (less than container) solution, to and from the main Italian/European and Chinese ports
- Air freight shipments to and from the main Italian/European and Chinese airports
- Rail transport from Italy/Europe to China/ from China to Italy/Europe
- Goods customs clearance
- Chinese speaking staff
- The logistic support of our Chinese longtime freight forwarding partners
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