Balıkesir Gökköy Logistics Center Entered Service: Balıkesir (Gökköy) Logistics Center was completed to make Balıkesir one of the most important logistics centers in the world. Balıkesir (Gökköy) Logistics Center, which will elevate Balıkesir to an important position in the Europe-Asia line, was put into service by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on the date of 15 March 2015 with a mass opening ceremony.
With the realization of Tekirdağ-Bandırma Tren-Feri Project; With the commissioning of the Kars-Tbilisi-Baku railway line, all kinds of cargoes produced in Balıkesir and its surroundings will be easily transported from Balıkesir (Gökköy) Logistics Center which will be connected to Asia.
Logistics center in the first place automobile, container, chipboard, MDF, marble products, food (meat and dairy products, dry food, etc.), Kaolin, fiber and synthetic materials, beverage materials, coal, military loads, iron ore, industrial products, etc. . transports to be made.
BALIKESÝR (Gökköy), TURKEY TO ENABLE THE LOGISTICS INDUSTRY 1 million ton capacity
8.247 m² of covered service building with 59.560 m² concrete pavements, ramps and loading area present in Balikesir (Gökköy) 1 million tons for the logistics sector in Turkey at the Logistics Center carrying capacity will be achieved in our country 211 thousand m² of logistics space will be gained.
On the other hand, within the scope of 2023 objectives; In the four corners of our country, it was aimed to open the 20 pieces logistics center in areas close to Organized Industrial Zones. These centers; Balıkesir (Gökköy) together with 7 logistics center; Samsun (Gelemen), Uşak, Denizli (Kaklik), Izmit (Kosekoy), Eskisehir (Hasanbey) and Halkalı has been put into operation. 5 continues the construction works of the logistics center. The project, expropriation and construction tendering procedures are continuing for other logistics centers.
With the launch of all logistics centers, the 27 million tons of additional transportation facility, 9 million square meters, open space, stock area, container stock and handling area will be added to the Turkish logistics sector annually.
As known; Logistics Centers; logistic and transport companies involved in the official institutions, all modes of transport (highway, rail, airways, maritime, etc.) with active connections, storage, maintenance-repair, loading-unloading, handling, weighing, division of cargo, merge, These are the low cost, fast, safe, transferable and equipped between transportation modes with the possibility of carrying out activities like packaging etc.
Map of Logistics Centers