Minister Canikli explained! The second rail network is coming: The Minister of Customs and Trade, Canikli, and the Iranian Minister for Communication and Information, the Vaiz, held a press conference.
Customs and Trade Minister Nurettin Canikli, Turkey and stating that they are committed to maintaining relations gained momentum in the positive direction of Iran, "Our goal is to ensure that the two countries all barriers and restricted abolishing in front of the trade," he said. Canikli, who had contacts in Tehran, said at a press conference with Iran's Minister of Communication and Information Mahmud Vaizi, “It is an admirable and positive development that the relations between the two countries have gained momentum at the last moment. We want this process to continue with more intensity. We are absolutely determined in this regard ”. Turkey and Iran "have an enormous weight in the region, which is extremely deep historical partnership of the two countries as" the defining Canikli, "These are the two countries' relations when you consider I think that there should be much more advanced. We are very happy to see the sincere will of the Iranian side in our meetings today. ” "The main goal of progressive relations in the coming period is to ensure the removal of all obstacles and restrictions on trade in the two countries," said Canikli, "The Preferential Trade Agreement that came into force is a very important step for this goal, a door." Referring to the fact that some Iranian producers oppose the agreement, Canikli said, “This agreement may be criticized at first, may cause controversy, but it will make a serious contribution to both countries' industry sector and companies in a very short time. When we signed the customs union agreement with the European Union, we faced great criticism. It has been criticized that this will put Turkish companies in trouble, they cannot compete against European companies and that there will be a serious market loss. But at the point we have reached today, Turkish companies have gained a very strong competitive power in all international arenas. ”
Canikli noted that “they expect that the arrival and departure between the two countries will increase in the coming period, but also the trade volume will increase”. He continued: “In order for this to happen, we are working intensely on these issues, which need to open additional customs gates and renew existing gates. Work has also begun to establish common industrial zones where Iran and Turkish companies will invest jointly. I hope our technical delegation will come to Iran soon to see the plots and discuss these issues. Our aim is to facilitate all these flows especially between the two countries, to establish their infrastructure and to accelerate them. Similarly, we continue our efforts to transfer financial services to Iran more intensely. ”
Iran Communication and Information Minister Mahmud Vaizi also discussed the construction of Hoy-Razi street in addition to Bazergan in transportation, the use of the Hoy-Razi road in addition to Bazergan, and said, "The decision to start the construction of a second rail network. We gave ”information.