FIATA International federation of Freight Forwarders Associations
Was found in Vienna/Austria on May 31, 1926
FIATA, a non-governmental organisation, represents today an industry covering approximately 40,000 forwarding and logistics firms.
FIATA has consultative status with the Economic and Social Council the United Nations
It is recognised as representing the freight forwarding industry by 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 Union of Railways (UIC), the International Road Transport Union (IRU), the World Customs Organization (WCO), the World Trade Organization (WTO), etc.