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Transport of Perishable Foodstuffs

Introduction

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The work of UNECE on the transport of perishable foodstuffs goes back to 1948 when, with the food shortages after the Second World War, it was decided to set up a Working Party to look into the nature and extent of international traffic in perishable foodstuffs, to ascertain operating difficulties and to study transport requirements for subsequent years. More...

Key areas of work

In focus

 ATP Agreement as amended on 6 July 2020 now available in electronic version

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Highlights

13 January 2020
Depositary notification C.N.5.2020.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying the acceptance of amendments to the ATP.
20 May 2019
Depositary notification C.N.159.2019.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying the acceptance of corrections to Annex 1 of ATP.

16 March 2019
Depositary notification C.N.75.2019.TREATIES-XI.B.22 a communication has been received from Germany stating that although it intends to accept the proposals communicated by C.N.19.2019.TREATIES-XI.B.22, the conditions for such acceptance have not yet been fulfilled.

1 February 2019
Depositary notification C.N.19.2019.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying amendments to ATP.

31 January 2019
Depositary notification C.N.18.2019.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying corrections to Annex 1 of ATP.

28 May 2018
Competent authorities and Test Stations page updated to include several updates received by the UNECE secretariat.

16 May 2018
Depositary notification C.N.244.2018.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying the acceptance of amendments to the ATP.

14 May 2018
Depositary notification C.N.240.2018.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying corrections to Annex 1 of ATP.

20 February 2018
Depositary notification C.N.70.2018.TREATIES-XI.B.22 has been issued notifying  proposed corrections to Annex 1 of ATP.