Elazığ is very important for the international railway corridor: Veysi Kurt, General Director of TCDD Transportation, visited Elazığ Mayor Mücahit Yanılmaz to learn about the developments in Elazığ, which has become one of the important centers in the railway sector.
Kurt at the visit; the last 15 has made significant progress in passenger and freight transportation with the developments in the railway sector; Elazığ stated that Elazığ had an important place in this development and that the 300 people were still employed in the railway in this city and said: yaklaşık Elazığ has a very important potential in ferrochrome transportation. In particular, Suveren region contains a significant iron ore and we transport this iron ore to Mersin and Iskenderun ports by train. Likewise, Turkey is a transit point between with Iran. "
Kurt also; He stated that the access to Elazığ by the railway is very important in elimination of regional differences, it will mobilize its full potential, and the importance of the city for the international railway corridor will be increased with the commissioning of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line.
Elazig, at the port of 27 province
Noting that Elazig is a very important logistics center, Mayor Mücahit Yanılmaz said, ah Elazığ is located at the connection point of 27 province. There will be very important developments with the arrival of the fast rail to Elazig. As Elazığ is a center of attraction, many investors have submitted their projects to the Development Bank to invest. We are doing the necessary studies, Elazığ in the coming years to be a lighter, more developed city is our belief that endless, alar he said.