6 of logistic centers opened, 5 is under construction: 6, one of the logistic centers expected to make significant contributions to exports, commenced operations. Construction at 5 headquarters, planning at 8 continues. Turkey in particular is expected to bring big opportunities in export logistics centers opening in succession. 19 was launched from the 5 center. 6's Hasanbey Logistics Center (in Eskisehir) was opened in 19 Mart.
The project, which is under the control of TCDD, has taken significant distances. According to the current information given by the institution, the construction of Balıkesir (Gökköy), Bilecik (Bozüyük), Mardin, Erzurum (Palandöken) and Mersin (Yenice) logistics centers are continuing outside the open 6 center. So the 5 center will be opened soon. Thus, half of this giant project will be completed.
Logistics centers, which are considered as the heart of modern freight transportation and which develops combined transportation integrated with other transportation systems, are located in the city center. As was the case in European countries, it was started with the aim of establishing in a location with high potential of close to the Organized Industrial Zones, in line with modern, technological and economic developments, capable of responding to freight logistics needs, in an area that has effective road and sea transportation connection and can be preferred by the loaders. .
Initially planned 12 center and Istanbul (Halkalı/ Yesilbayir), Izmit (Kosekoy), Samsun (Gelemen), Eskisehir (Hasanbey), Kayseri (Bogazkopru), Balikesir (- Gökkoy), Mersin (Yenice), Usak, Erzurum (Palandoken), Konya (Kayacik), Denizli (Kaklik) ) and Bilecik (Bozüyük). Then, the number of Logistics Centers along with Kahramanmaraş (Türkoğlu), Mardin, Kars, Sivas, Bitlis (Tatvan) and Habur Logistics Centers reached 19. Samsun (Gelemen), Uşak, Denizli (Kaklik), Izmit (Kosekoy), Eskisehir (Hasanbey) and Halkalı 6 Logistics Center was opened to operation.
5 construction continues in the center
Balıkesir (Gökköy), Bilecik (Bozüyük), Mardin, Erzurum (Palandöken) and Mersin (Yenice) logistics centers are still under construction. According to the information received from TCDD, the project, expropriation and construction tenders related to other logistics centers are still in progress.
According to the analysis of TCDD, all the planned logistics centers will be put into service and the commercial value of the cargo handled here will be 40 billion dollars per year. This means the 25 percent of Turkey's exports. 26 million tons of additional transportation, 8 million square meter container stock and handling area, 9 thousand people will be employed in these centers. The initial project amount of the logistics center investments was planned as 550 million pounds. 2013 million pounds spent until the end of 191. 2014 70 estimated the amount of the year XNUMX million pounds was planned. However, it is expected that all will exceed the planned figure.
100 million investment in Eskişehir
Hasanbey Logistics Center was one of the last logistics centers to be constructed. Thus, freight transport in Eskisehir is expected to be out of the city. Eskişehir Gar Field is also integrated with the city. Tiles, iron, ceramic, brick, construction materials, feldspar, refrigerator, container, magnesite, food, water, coal, paper, particle board and plastic materials will be transported from Eskişehir Logistics Center. Hasanbey will provide 1.4 million tons additional carrying capacity to the logistics sector, 541 thousand square meters logistics area and 500 will provide employment.
Map of TCDD Logistics Centers