Towards higher competitiveness in the Middle East
Roundtable session A
Part of the “Governing Road Transport” hub at the World Congress, this roundtable examined how to improve cooperation and connectivity in the Middle East.
Infrastructure development and new intermodal connections are reshaping traditional trade corridors and the way transport operators work across the world. In this context, Asia plays a pivotal role by forming strategic partnerships with emerging economies. These dynamics have a strong impact on transport and logistics activities in the Middle East. However, non-tariff barriers and low regional connectivity are still impeding the full potential of trade in the region. What role should the Middle East play in this future landscape?