Algeciras, Spain (PortSEurope) January 21, 2019 – Algeciras port has signed a collaboration agreement with IBM to participate in the platform Tradelens, a technological solution based on Blockchain, created jointly by IBM and Maersk, which aims to improve transparency and visibility throughout the supply chain.
The platform, launched at the beginning of 2018, will allow a more secure and efficient exchange of information and documentation, fostering collaboration and greater trust among the parties involved throughout the global supply chain.
Tradelens has managed to obtain a relevant critical mass. By the end of 2018, the solution had incorporated more than 100 organisations, including maritime and land carriers, large freight forwarders, customs authorities and more than 20 ports and operators around the world, such as the ports of Rotterdam, Singapore or APM Terminals.
Source: Europa Press
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