International Customs Day: The Bolloré Transport & Logistics subsidiary of Central African Republic Awarded
International Customs Day: The Bolloré Transport & Logistics subsidiary of Central African Republic Awarded

International Customs Day: The Bolloré Transport & Logistics subsidiary of Central African Republic Awarded

February 20th, 2017

The World Customs Organization (WCO) recognized the uniqueness and professionalism of the Bolloré Transport & Logistics’ teams in Central African Republic (CAR).

Through its high collaboration and its help to reach the CAR’s customs revenue objective, the Central African Minister of Finance and Budget, Henri Marie Dondra awarded the subsidiary of Bolloré - represented by Jean Pierre Feuillasier, Managing Director Bolloré Transport & Logistics Central African Republic - with a Certificate of Merit, in Bangui. This ceremony happened on January 26, 2017, during the International Customs Day.

Bolloré Transport & Logistics CAR is one of four private sector companies in Central African Republic that has helped the international customs community to collect custom fees and to ensure total transparency regarding the type of goods circulating in the country.

Following this celebration, the Finance Minister laid the first stone for the Central African customs hotel, which will be delivered in eighteen months within the Finance Minister.

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