International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA)

SLA participated at the following assemblies organised by FIATA with an objective to network with multimodal transport and freight forwarding industry worldwide:

  • FIATA Working Group SEA Transport Meeting in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - 11 to 12 February 2019

  • FIATA Headquarters' Session in Zurich, Switzerland - 27 to 29 March 2019

  • FIATA 13th Field Meeting of the Association Members of the Region Asia Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand - 10 June 2019

  • FIATA World Congress 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa - 01 to 05 October 2019

Some of the contemporary issues examined and deliberated include the EU Block Exemption Regulation, ICC Incoterms 2020 and International Civil Aviation Organization New Policy Direction.

Mr Thomas Sim – Second Deputy Chairman was elected into the FIATA Presidency as Senior Vice President, whilst Mr Stanley Lim – Chairman for Internationalisation Committee was re-elected Chairman of the Congress Committee at the FIATA World Congress.