Circle was, on 24 and 25 January, at the 14° Trans Middle East Tehran 2017. One of the most important events regarding the Shipping industry for Ports, Terminals and Logistics in the Middle East Area. Circle CEO, Luca Abatello, on 25th January had a speech titled “Automation, integration and interoperability: Concrete opportunities of terminal optimisation and building International Fast Trade Lanes to the EU” within the Session 6 Technology and automation for ports – Improving trade growth, meeting demands and increasing throughput through innovations. The event, in which Circle was with a dedicated Booth (n° 29), was the opportunity to have a lot of contacts and drafts of agreements with companies of the industry field in the Middle East Area and to start collaborations according to the strategic path of internationalization that Circle is doing in these years.
International Trasport Journal in the last issue talks about Circle and specifically about the Fast and Digital Corridors theme.“The automation and digitalisation of processes is one of the keys to smooth interaction between Mediterranean shipping lines, ports and terminals. Circle offers measures to simplify supply chains between North Africa, the Middle East and Southeastern Europe”.
Circle, as member of the company network Log@Sea, takes part to the 12th Edition of Trans Middle East that took place in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) on 26th and 27th of October. Circle was there with a dedicated booth, n°29, and the CEO Luca Abatello had a speech titled Integration, interoperability and automation: Concrete opportunities of terminal optimization and building International Fast Trade Lanes (Session 5 - Key elements in technology automations – Leveraging port operations, 26th October, at 5 p.m.). It was the opportunity to examine in depth themes like EU Dir 2010/65 & European Union Customs Code, Experiences and ongoing projects, Concrete opportunities for the Middle East Market.
This morning, 5th of September, started the Single Window Conference & Exhibition (Marrakech, Morocco). Read here the program of the conference. A great relevance within the exhibition is done to the strategic importance that all the stakeholders have, especially the companies, for a complete integration among logistics and suply chain, element that represents an important competitive advantage. And Circle is at the exhibition with its own booth to examine in depth these themes!
On 29th of June started the Rail Controlled Customs Corridor among La Spezia Container Terminal and Rubiera. In the mission, managed by Logtainer, Circle was the technological partner: the aim was the integration of the customs procedures with the logistics procedures, concerning the operations and the customs clearance. With the Rail Controlled Customs Corridor the goods will reach faster and with digitalized controlled procedures the inland destination, making the customs clearance according efficiency and effectiveness principles.