Fédération internationale des associations de transitaires et assimilés (FIATA)

International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations
Internationale Föderation der Spediteurorganisationen

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Founded 31 May 1926, Vienna (Austria), as International Federation of Forwarding Organizations -- Fédération internationale des associations des transporteurs et assimilés. Statutes revised: 8 June 1937, Paris (France); 22 Sep 1951, Badgastein (Austria); 9 Oct 1957, Amsterdam (Netherlands); 10 Oct 1961, Vienna; 26 Sep 1963, Lucerne (Switzerland); 21 Sep 1967, Opatija (Yugoslavia); 29 Sep 1977, Los Angeles CA (USA); 23 Oct 1988, Limassol (Cyprus); 23 Sep 1998, Sydney (Australia); 13 Oct 2001, Cancún (Mexico); 22 Oct 2007, Dubai (United Arab Emirates). Registered according to Swiss Civil Code. EU Transparency Register: 439801633394-18.


Improve the quality of services of freight forwarders and promote and protect their interests world-wide.

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Publishing activity; training/education; events/meetings; guidance/assistance/consulting.


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Consultative Status

United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) (Ros A); United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) (Special Category); United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment).

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 11 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 14 non-governmental organizations.
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Members in 248 countries
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UN Sustainable Development Goals **



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7. Mar 2019
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