FIATA (French: “Fédération Internationale des Associations de Transitaires et Assimilés”, in English: “International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations”) is a non-governmental organization which represents an industry covering approximately 40,000 forwarding and logistics firms. It represents the freight forwarding industry owing to many other governmental organizations, governmental authorities, private international organizations in the field of transport such as the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the International Road Transport Union (IRU), the World Customs Organization, etc.
IATA (International Air Transport Association) represents a trade association for the world’s airline companies, representing about 250 airline companies or 84% of total air traffic. It supports many aviation fields and helps formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues.
Sedex is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to improvements in ethical and responsible business practices in global supply chains. It is an innovative and effective supply chain management solution, helping you to reduce risk, protect your company’s reputation and improve supply chain practices. Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) stands for 4 socially responsible pillars: environmental protection, health and safety at work, operating standards and business ethics.