The international seminar on Silk Road Logistics in collaboration with Sinotrans will be conducted entirely in English. The course contents will be divided into 2 parts: in-class lectures followed by workshops and discussions and on-site visits to different ports and terminals.
• Introduction to the development and the current situation of the European logistic market
• The opportunities and challenges of ‘One Belt One Road’ initiative
• The cooperation between China and the Port of Antwerp
• Understanding of essential policies of the customs within the EU
• Introduction to the A.P.I.C.S. system in the Port of Antwerp
• Visit to different ports, terminals, logistic zones and warehouses
*A special networking session will be held in order for you to build your professional relationship with the officials from Sinotrans.
Info on Sinotrans:
Sinotrans & CSC Holdings Co. Ltd. is the biggest comprehensive logistics service supplier in China with world-wide business in integrated logistics, shipping and shipbuilding industry. Its headquarter is located in Beijing. The integrated logistics of Sinotrans & CSC has a wide range of businesses, including freight forwarding by water, land and air, shipping agency, supply chain logistics, warehousing & terminal, trucking transportation, etc. The shipping businesses of Sinotrans & CSC include dry bulk transport, oil tanker service, container transport, roll-on/roll-off transport, fuel trade, etc. The Shipbuilding Industry includes ship manufacturing and repairing, port machinery producing, motors producing, etc. In 2015, Sinotrans & CSC merged into China Merchants Group. According to the report of Armstrong & Associates, Sinotrans & CSC is currently the 8th largest global 3PL and the 5th largest global freight forwarder.
The total number of participants for the seminar is 25 out of which of 20 officials will be sent from Sinotrans & CSC Holdings and 5 other international delegates could be one of you!
Side note: for this unique seminar, we are only accepting paying participants. There are no scholarships to be awarded for this seminar.