Wednesday, August 23, 2017

About Us

 

The Technical Advisory Group (TAG) on Logistics, Innovation and Competitiveness is an organ of the Inter-American Committee on Ports (CIP), which aim to provide technical advice to the Committee on specific aspects of the port sector development in the hemisphere regarding this TAG working areas.

The main challenges of the inter-American port sector in a global economy are increase innovation, productivity and competitiveness in a sustained way along the supply chain.

Members State of the CIP, to address these challenges, should strengthen the fluid high-level dialogue, promoting competitiveness in the sector, public management capacity in decision -making with a holistic approach, technical capabilities high-level management and logistics operations, trade facilitation, including the production of statistics, analysis of costs and fees and financial analysis.

The TAG on Logistics, Innovation and Competitiveness advise the CIP for decision -making regarding the modernization and efficiency of the ports of the region in areas such as service and cargo handling, port charges, statistics, supply chains, promote port-city relations and promote corporate social responsibility. In addition, Mexico as president of the TAG and in compliance with the Cartagena Plan of Action has taken the following commitments: