According to the written statement made by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, the officials of the Chinese CSR company, who produced the wagons used in the Izmir subway, visited the Metropolitan Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu in Izmir, where they came for the opening ceremony of the Bornova-Evka-3 line.
CSR General Manager Xu Zongxiang stated that they visited the BMC factory and Aliağa Organized Industrial Zone in Izmir, where they came for the opening, and were very impressed by the production level in Izmir.
Chinese are impressed by Izmir
Expressing that they know İzmir as a touristic city but they are very surprised when they see their developed industry, Xu said:
“I think the future of Aliağa Organized Industrial Zone is very bright with its proximity to the port and its potential. We want to invest in Turkey as we seek Holding and place. We want to establish a factory to produce a local partner and the whole of Turkey. I see İzmir as the most suitable city as an investment. Because our relationships are very good. We have no such relations with other cities in Turkey. "
“We are ready to embrace the Chinese”
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu stated that İzmir is a very attractive city for Chinese investors and has great potential in terms of development. İzmir Port is the most suitable city in terms of transportation and land prices. If you set up your factory here, your hand gets stronger because it is domestic production and it will have a price advantage for you. ”
During the visit, it was reported that opinions were exchanged with company officials for the tram project planned to be implemented in İzmir.