📩 17/03/2020 08:03
Hopa-Batumi Railway to connect: the region could not convey the problem of the President of the TIM conveyed to the Prime Minister
HOPE-BATUMI rail issue, Turkey Exporters Assembly President Mehmet Buyukeksi as a request by the Turkish exporters were presented to Prime Minister Ahmed Davutoglu. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu also attended by the sector in Turkey Exporters Assembly Meeting of the Hopa-Batumi railway connection declared to be a problem for years, and requests the President of TIM was raised by Büyükekşi.
During the meeting held at Çırağan Palace, export perspectives, problems and solutions were discussed. In addition to the export-oriented problems of the sectors, recommendations for development of exports on a regional basis were presented to the Prime Minister. In this context, the issue of the connection of the Hopa-Batum railway connection, which was frequently brought up by the President of the Eastern Black Sea Exporters' Association (NQF) Ahmet Hamdi Gürdoğan, was brought to the agenda.
SPECIAL DEMAND FROM TIM CHAIRMAN
TIM President Mehmet Büyükekşi, exporters' problems and demands after the presentation and talk about the Hopa-Batum Railway as a special demand expressed. Büyükekşi, a A special demand is the Hopa-Batumi Railway. This line will be connected to us by the port of Batumi even extending to China. Iyla
PRIME MINISTER DAVUTOGLU: WHAT YOU REQUEST
Prime Minister Davutoğlu underlined that they have done many works to open the way for exporters and said, “The removal of visas with Russia was not a step anyone could think of. We have created a mechanism in which the executive ministries of the two countries come together. We have expanded free trade agreements. We have made extraordinary efforts to spread our market expansion activity within the framework of the Customs Union to other countries. Our principle is to expand our economic market without extending our borders politically. We respect everyone's border. But we are trying to expand our economic hinterland with free trade agreements and visa exemptions. ” said.
GREAT SUPPORT FOR EXPORT AND EXPORT
TIB Chairman by the Prime Minister that are placed Commenting on the issue DKİB President Ahmet Hamdi Gurdogan, "short route which and the inclusion in the short term borders Turkey of this railway line located several advantages compared to existing alternatives in order Hope Harbor extends to the Peoples Republic of China ' In addition to providing significant contribution to our exports with the provision of na connection, the exporter will also provide a competitive advantage in terms of transportation costs. olmas
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, Minister of Development Cevdet Yılmaz, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Taner Yıldız, Minister of Economy Nihat Zeybekçi, Minister of Labor and Social Security Faruk Çelik, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Mehdi Eker, Minister of Finance Mehmet Şimşek She attended.