Preamble We the national associations of freight forwarders of the States of the East African Region, aware of the need to establish mutual understanding and supportive relationship among ourselves and the government organs of the region among others that could greatly benefit us and the region as a whole; Now therefore we, the subscribers hereto have decided to be formed into a regional federation to be governed by the articles of this constitution. This constitution is the supreme law of the regional federation and shall be binding to all members of the Federation.