UDH Minister Ahmet Arslan, Georgian Economic and Sustainable Development Minister Giorgi Gakharia, Azerbaijani Railways Administration President Cavit Gurbanov participated in a test drive between Tbilisi and Kars as part of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project.
Starting from Tbilisi on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Line, following the train ride that ended in Kars, hundreds of Karsites welcomed the ministers and delegations with flags in their hands.
'The train from London to Beijing will connect all countries on this route to us, Georgia and Azerbaijan “
Talking to his fellow countrymen in the meeting, Arslan said, süreç We don't know how hard we are and how hard we are. Therefore, it is very difficult to express the satisfaction of coming from Tbilisi to Tbilisi and from Tbilisi to Kars in such a difficult project, leaving behind such challenging processes and testing such an important project today. By Allah's leave, this project will contribute much to the trade and economy of the three countries. But a civilization, the culture of human relations, these people will also carry a much more forward, will make the borders with Turkey and Azerbaijan. A project that will make it uninterrupted will be the train from London to Beijing, which will connect all countries on this route to us, Georgia and Azerbaijan. Ecek
“We dreamed of a dream“
Arslan also said: “On July 19, we see that all the shortcomings in the trips we made piece by piece were eliminated. After that, we have reached the stage of uninterrupted test transportation. I would like to thank my other Ministers who made the project come to this day, and they made a dream come true. ”
Hedef 6.5 million passengers per year, 15-20 million tons of freight targets “
“The processes started in the period of the Prime Minister of our President, and the Ministry of your Prime Minister. As a bureaucrat, I had the chance to take part in this team. This is the process that looks like a dream. Sometimes troubled processes have occurred since that day. We lived through when we negotiated with our bureaucrats until the morning. I know that the programs we started in the morning continue until the next morning. We also saw that the friendship of the three countries would reveal their will for such a project. ” Arslan stated that in the first stage of the BTK line, one million passengers will be transported 3.5 - 4 million tons, and that they expect these numbers to reach 6.5 million passengers and 15-20 million tons in the following days.
Ları We can carry serious rates from a hundred million tonnes of cargo movement with BTK “
Arslan also added: “It will take some time for the three countries and the other countries in the neighboring regions to get used to this railway and load it. It is not healthy to give figures today. It will serve all countries on the route between Asia and Europe in accordance with the expression 'one way, one generation'. There is a load movement expressed in 100 million tons from the sea and alternative routes. The project will be very advantageous compared to them. Our goal is 100 million tonnes of freight a significant proportion of the Movement of Azerbaijan, Georgia and help attain the target market via Turkey. With the advantage of time and tariff, non-economic transports will also become economical. This project will create new carrying capacities and will be advantageous for the loads that can go to new markets. We are very hopeful about the project. ”
”As a nation two states, we welcome this path“
"Long live Turkey, long live Turkey-Azerbaijan friendship" Azerbaijan Railways Minister started his speech by saying the Cavite Gurbanov, "one nation, two states as we say welcome to this path. We wish this way to be auspicious. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev presented the first of his path for the first time. Hopefully we will open this path with the participation of our presidents. Good luck, to be blessed.
Signed Protocol for Transport Tariff in BTK Line
UDHR protocol with Azerbaijan under the supervision of the Minister of transport tariffs in the Arslan determine the BTK line between Turkey TCDD Transport Inc. General Manager Kurt Veys Azerbaijan Railways Igbal Huseynov was signed by the Vice President of Administration.
The ministers also visited the Azerbaijan Consulate and conducted inspections in Ahılkelek Station and the border tunnel.