Maritime Transport Related
The Three Main areas covered in this Sector include: access to and use of port Facilities: Auxiliary Services; and Ocean Transport.
General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) covers four Modes of Delivery of services in Cross border trade .Typical Example of Trade in Maritime Transport Services in four Modes of Supply are as under:-
|Cross Border Services (Mode 1)||Cross Border Supply of Shipping Services using Technological Means.|
|Consumption abroad (Mode 2)||Usage of Maritime Transport Services in the territory of another country. For Example –An American Client visits India and uses the Maritime Transport Related Services from an Indian Firm dealing in these Services.|
|Commercial Presence (Mode 3)||Expansion of a local Maritime Transport Firm into a foreign country. For Example- An India Shipping firm establishes an office in USA.|
|Movement of natural persons (Mode 4)||Maritime professionals enter into a foreign territory to provide Shipping services.|
Sub Services Of Maritime Transport