It has been reported that the wagons produced by TÜDEMSAŞ operating in the Sivas Organized Industrial Zone will be exported to Europe. Yıldıray Koçarslan, General Manager of Turkey Railway Machinery Industry Inc. (TÜDEMSAŞ), gave information about production to Sivas Governor Davut Gül by showing the facilities operating in the Organized Industrial Zone.
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Emphasizing that Sivas is a center in the railway wagon industry, Gül said:
“This center of ours has reached a certain point both with its quality certificate and its exports. Under the leadership of TÜDEMSAŞ, Sivas being the center of the railway wagon industry, Sivas is a kazanc. Therefore, Sivas is breaking its shell in this sense. With the exports we will make from now on, Sivas will be one of the few centers talked about when it comes to the railway wagon industry wherever it is in the world, especially in Europe. In addition, the technology used in these facilities is domestic and national technology. This is a technology that is pointed out both in Turkey and in the world.”
'It will start very soon'
Koçarslan also thanked those who contributed to the production. Nurettin Yıldırım, the general manager of the company that manufactures freight wagons, said that they are working to keep the economy alive and that they have accelerated their investments. Yıldırım said the following about wagon exports to Europe:
"Our goal is to have a say in the railcar industry in Turkey. To be able to make every piece produced locally and nationally as much as we can. Our work on exporting wagons to Europe continues, our certification process is over. We have projects that we are about to sign the agreements with. Exports will begin very soon. Hopefully, we will be able to say very soon that we are exporting wagons to Europe. ”