The Zakat, Tax and Customs Authority
The Zakat, Tax and Customs Authority undertakes to collect Zakat, taxes and customs duties achieving the highest level of taxpayers’ compliance in accordance with the best practices by providing high-quality services. The Authority is also responsible of organizing and managing all activities related to customs operations and ports, in order to achieve the highest level of compliance, productivity and competitiveness. This aims to enable the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on becoming a global logistics hub by trade facilitation and protecting national security. In addition, the Authority will make sure not to jeopardize or interfere with the powers and responsibilities of other entities while making all possible efforts to achieve its objectives.
Read the first partnership communication here:
For more information, visit www.zatca.gov.sa/en/
CargoWise is a single source, deeply integrated, and truly global platform designed to meet the diverse needs of the logistics industry.
A highly flexible and feature-rich system, CargoWise delivers powerful productivity, extensive functionality, comprehensive integration and deep international compliance capabilities.
CargoWise is a cloud-based software platform that enables customers to execute highly complex logistics transactions and manage their operations on one database across multiple users, functions, offices, and countries. Translated into 30 languages and operating across currencies, CargoWise offers truly global capabilities for a global industry. CargoWise grows with your company, streamlining your processes, integrating your business with your customers and partners, and increasing your efficiency, visibility, and profitability at any size.
Read the partnership press release here.
For more information, visit www.cargowise.com
Pledge provides software solutions to empower freight forwarders to support their customers in meeting their sustainability goals. With its intuitive self-serve platform and open API, Pledge brings accessibility and transparency to freight emissions measurement, reporting and offsetting, allowing businesses to offer these services without increasing their operational costs.
Pledge is accredited by the Smart Freight Centre (SFC) for its adherence to the Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) framework and is ISO 14083 aligned.
For more information, visit www.pledge.io
World Logistics Passport
The World Logistics Passport (WLP) is a global initiative launched in 2020 at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The initiative is designed to address trade barriers and smoothen the flow of trade across the network. It is the world’s first logistics loyalty programme for traders and freight forwarders.
WLP focuses on addressing industry specific supply chain bottlenecks. WLP works with logistics partners from public and private sector across 20 global hubs to customize benefits that provide members with economic efficiencies. These benefits help reduce cost, save time, and gain access to new market opportunities. WLP’s mission is to increase bilateral trade and grow the economy of the countries within the network.
For more information, visit www.worldlogisticspassport.com
For the official partnership announcement, read the press release here.