The officials of TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş's Logistics Centers in Sivas and Erzurum started to explain the advantages of railway transportation to the business world as the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) Railway Project is approaching the end.
Officials of the State Railways' logistics centers in Sivas and Erzurum have started work to explain the advantages that railway transportation will bring to the business world due to the close to the end of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) Railway Project.
In this context, TCDD Transportation Inc. Company, which visited Erzurum Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ETSO), Sivas Logistics Service Manager Yusuf Yüksel, TCDD Erzurum Logistics Manager Sebahattin Demir, Industrial Engineer Abdullah Yücel and Logistics Officer Mehmet Akpınar met with Parliament Speaker Saim Özakalın. . During the meeting, Sivas TCDD Sivas Logistics Service Manager Yusuf Yüksel, who provided information about the current situation of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project, explained the contribution of the project to the international transport sector. From the project that will make the railway uninterrupted from the UK to China, Yuksel will emphasize that all countries in the route will benefit from the project, and will be able to carry cargo to many countries on this line from Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan to Pakistan, Afghanistan and India. The companies in the region that export or think to do in the future of railway transportation, preferring to do business with organizations and organizations involved in the expression of Yusuf Yüksel in this sense, said they expect the support of ETSO.
Expressing his pleasure for the visit, ETSO Speaker of the Parliament, Saim Özakalın, said the project in question is of great importance for the country and the region. Özakalın reminded that there are two important logistics centers in Kars, which are about to be completed in Erzurum, and that these two centers will be the centers where China and Central Asia will be distributed to different regions of the world and this will provide a significant contribution to the region. he stressed.
The freight rates for the companies are very serious figures, therefore, it is important to expand the railway transportation Özakalın said: Iyor Our country is one of the most widely used countries in the world for road transport. At least we have to bring balance to road and rail transport in freight transport. All countries in the world are integrated in the transportation sector as in many other areas. We now also have to provide the integration of the road we provide by rail. The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project will be a huge step in this regard. Hopefully, we will feel the effects of this project in our region and our country as soon as possible. İn
After the visit, TCDD officials came together in the meeting hall of ETSO Board of Directors 2. OSB investors gave information about the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project and the transportation services of this TCDD.