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Movement of trade exchange with Syria
Movement of trade exchange with Syria
Saw the movement of trade and external transport in Syria grew rapidly as a result of the signing of several cooperation agreements and memorandums of understanding in the areas of road transport and passenger and goods with the brotherly Arab countries and foreign friends. And attributed to Dr. Ibrahim Amira Director of Transport Ministry of Transport said in a statement that the protocols signed between Syria, Jordan, Lebanon formed the province of integrated transport has been the recent signing of a cooperation agreement on the adoption of loads central unified in addition to the adoption of a transfer of a common book of traffic and staying temporary for vehicles of different types, which greatly facilitated the movement of means of transport between the three countries, pointing out that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Egypt in the process of accession to this region. He explained that the issuance of Legislative Decree No. / 25 / of / 2004 / made Syria a country of transit for carriers Arabs and foreigners in particular and that he united all fees, taxes and allowances were paid to pointing out that it was agreed to exchange a certain number of passes to these countries where given to the carriers it is free, especially as it was to prevent entry into or transit car truck without a license or entry in the absence of load, which was assigned to the driver to pay an amount not less than / 600 / USD for permission to enter the border. Dr. Amira to the road transport through Syria comes first towards the countries of Persian Gulf, reaching quantities of goods exported to this axis during the year / 2004 / / 989 937 / t in time, which stood at the center of Europe, which comes mainly second / 998,840 / ton, while the volume of goods to the axis of Lebanon, which is ranked third / 779,812 / tons and reached the amount to / 616 937 / tons on the center of Iraq, which came in fourth place.