Mr Cihan Ozkal elected to board of members of UTIKAD (FIATA representative association in Turkey) on 24/11/2018.
UTİKAD (Association of International Forwarding and Logistics Service Providers) in Turkey, was founded in 1986. Being an association, it has some 450 members which are competent forwarding and logistics companies.
Amongst the member forwarders, the companies are specialized putting emphasis in certain modes of transportation, namely road, air, ocean freight, railway and increasingly in all modes of transportation, the so called multimodal transportation. UTIKAD is also instrumental in representing Turkish freight forwarding and logistics industry on international level. UTIKAD is an active member of International Federation of Freight Forwarders
Association ( FIATA ) which is the largest non-governmental organization in the field of transportation in the world.
To portray a broad picture of what UTIKAD reflects, it’s member companies have stakes of 95% in Air & Rail, 65% in Ocean & Road forwarding activities supported with a work force of nearly 50,000. The activities include
freight forwarding, warehousing, customs operations, packaging, distribution, supply chain facilities with emphasis on goods assembly which are inseparable functions as a whole of the modern day world logistics concept. http://www.utikad.org.tr/OrganizasyonYapisi.aspx