Silkroad high-speed train line 3. to extend the airport: China, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region will begin Silkroad plan to bring high-speed train line to Kars, Turkey Kars continued 3 the end of the line. connect to the airport. Thus, Turkey will approach their target 2023.
The tip of the 150 billion-dollar high-speed train project in China is the world's largest 3, whose foundations are laid. to the airport. China will start from the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, plans to bring high-speed train line to Kars, Turkey is even extending 3 this way. to the airport. Thus, both the historical Silk Road 'high-speed transport-with' both will be revitalized again become the center of world trade in Turkey. The aim of the project involves the exchange of information with advanced electronic infrastructure and the establishment of a fast container block train route in order to shift the door-to-door freight traffic into the European-Caucasus-Asian corridor. In the 6 thousand kilometers long route of the high speed rail line in the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran and Turkey will be. The line that requires a total investment of 150 billion dollars is expected to be put into service at 2020.
Turkey will be the logistics center
The Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications plans to complete the high-speed train line between Ankara and Sivas in 2017. With the completion of the project, the ministry aims to train high-speed trains from Sivas to Kars and to train in 2023. Thus, the line from China will extend to Istanbul. Upon completion of the project, Turkey will become a logistics hub for Europe and Africa. Turkey, the dream of becoming one of the 2023 years 10 the world's largest economy will be realized significantly.
ADVANTAGES OF SILKYOLU
In the event of this project;
- High levels of freight flows having shorter and faster to establish a direct rail link between China and Turkey,
- Customs and border crossing procedures will be facilitated,
- Transit and travel time will decrease and negative impacts on environment will decrease,
Transport time will be significantly reduced,
3-12 hours between the limits waiting for this project with 30 minutes-3 hours between will wait.