ASEM Eurasia Expert Group Meeting on Transport and Logistics
Hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea and organized by the Korea Transport Institute, the ASEM Eurasia Expert Group Meeting on Transport and Logistics took place at Lotte Hotel Seoul in Seoul, from 11 to 13 July 2016.
As part of efforts to implement the Seoul Declaration, the ASEM Eurasia Expert Group Meeting on Transport and Logistics was held as the first gathering of experts singled out for the purpose of conducting joint research on sustainable international cooperation in establishing Eurasian Transport and Logistics Network. The Meeting laid the foundation for further discussions on how to build the network, marking the first step to the strengthening of Asia-Europe connectivity.
The meeting brought together government officials from ASEM member countries and Eurasian countries, professionals from international organizations, and relevant experts to exchange ideas on infrastructure connectivity, simplification of customs clearance and quarantine procedures, and financing measures for the establishment of Eurasian Transport and Logistics Network.
Information regarding the EEGM 2016 is also available on the website at: www.asemkorea2016.org.