Pakistan from Turkey to the railroad offered to Pakistan Chamber of Commerce, for the deepening of economic relations between Turkey and asked for the revitalization of the railway stopped in 2009. Starting in 2011, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the Pakistan and Turkey to further economic relations and direct to enhance bilateral trade He proposed to establish road and rail connections.
Khalid Iqbal Malik, President of the ICC, "a direct connection between the two countries will help greatly in the development of bilateral trade and economic relations between Pakistan and Turkey," he said.
Iran, Turkey and Pakistan under an agreement reached between the "ECO freight train" has officially started its activities in 2009 and the first train from Islamabad in 2009. He moved to Turkey via the route of Iran.
Completion of Kerman-Zahedan railway line and the Turkey-Pakistan directly between rail directly after ensuring Turkey (TCDD), Iran (RAI) and Pakistan Railways (PR), Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) as a result of the work carried out on site, Islamabad (Pakistan) and in Istanbul it was decided to launch the container train. This train continued until 2011.