Regional freight forwarders such as DHL strongly believe in and support ACTS. A few weeks ago DHL launched a white paper on road freight in Southeast Asia. The launch event attracted very large regional media participation. Below is the link to the article, with the associated download of the paper:
ACTS is seen as a high-quality solution to the facilitated cross border transport of goods in ASEAN. ARISE Plus, funded by the EU, is working with ASEAN to expand the take-up of ACTS, which has been impacted by the pandemic.