The National Transport Strategy (2007-2017), prepared by the Ministry of transport and communications, was adopted on July 31st 2007 by the Government of the Republic of Macedonia. It determined the main direction for development of National Transport Policy by identifying the goals and strategy for development of the transport sector, facilitate the transport development of the country in the long term timeframe (2007-2017). The current National Transport Strategy was focused on several objectives relevant for the development and improvement of the transport sector:
The global objective of the present assignment is to improve the economic efficiency, safety and accessibility of transportation whilst managing the environmental impact of existing and future transport activity, and ensuring integration with other sector policies.
The specific objective is to develop actions that address weaknesses in the transport sector at a Regional and National Level. The actions cover the period from 2017 until 2030, and acknowledge the pipeline of projects and policies that have already been agreed and which it is intended will be delivered during the period of the Strategy.