“ novel coronavirus pneumonia epidemic challenges, people feel more realistically, the world is so close and shared destiny, only unity and cooperation can overcome the epidemic. &”In a recent written interview with our reporter, Umberto de breto, Secretary General of the international road transport union, said that China has made great achievements in epidemic prevention and control and has demonstrated its ability to respond quickly and effectively to the crisis. China shares anti epidemic experience with other countries, provides medical materials and plays a positive role in promoting anti epidemic cooperation.
Founded in 1948 in Geneva, Switzerland, the international road transport union is an international organization in the road transport industry. With members and activities in more than 100 countries around the world, the alliance is committed to promoting the sustainable development of the global transportation industry. The alliance is authorized by the United Nations to manage the cross-border freight customs clearance system & mdash; & mdash; international road transport system. It aims to promote the facilitation and security of multilateral trade and international transport by simplifying customs clearance procedures and improving customs clearance efficiency.
&Road transportation plays an important role in the transportation of epidemic prevention materials and the guarantee of global industrial chain supply chain. In order to help the road transport industry recover from the impact of the epidemic as soon as possible, the Chinese government has taken a series of measures to reduce the burden of transport companies, provide support to enterprises that transport epidemic prevention materials and daily necessities, and strengthen the interconnection with neighboring countries to maintain the stability and smoothness of the global industrial chain supply chain. &”Breto said that China’s action is exemplary, and the international road transport alliance has specially shared China’s successful practice on a global scale.
During the period of epidemic prevention and control, the international road transport union and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe jointly launched the “observation of border crossing points” project to give priority to the transportation of medical supplies, food and other necessities, and share the epidemic prevention and control measures, road conditions and customs clearance information of various countries in real time, so as to maintain the smooth flow of cross-border logistics.
Breto believes that the epidemic situation is a common challenge faced by all mankind. No country can be left alone, and no region can stay out of it. The international community needs unity and cooperation more than ever, and needs to take coordinated and powerful actions.
&”China is a strong advocate and practitioner of multilateralism. ” Reto said one belt, one road, &rdquo, and &ldquo has become a popular international exchange and cooperation platform, helping the countries and regions along the border to improve the urgent need for communications and transportation, increasing employment opportunities and injecting vitality into the world’s economic recovery and growth.
“ one belt, one road &rsquo, and actively participate in the International Road Transport Union (&lsquo). We share a common vision and are committed to promoting connectivity and win-win cooperation. ” about two one time in Beijing, one is &ldquo, one belt, one road is ” the summit of international cooperation is still in memory. Reto is still fresh in memory. “ one belt, one road to the forum, fully demonstrates the trust and support of the international community in building &lsquo and &rsquo. It is particularly appreciated that the vision put forward at the forum has gradually become a reality. ”
In July 2016, China joined the Convention on international road transport and became an important member of the international road transport system. Brito said that China China has one step along with &ldquo one belt, one road &rdquo, and the other countries and regions along the international road transport system. The efficiency and security of customs clearance have been significantly improved and transportation costs have been reduced significantly.
&In the past 40 years of reform and opening up, China’s economy has been growing rapidly. One of the important aspects is to vigorously develop transportation infrastructure. &”Breto said that the total mileage of China’s highways is more than 5 million kilometers, which not only runs through the whole country, but also connects with neighboring countries and important international trade corridors, providing strong support for strengthening economic and trade ties.