Speaking at the conference, Minister of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Jenis Kasımbek said, ”The goal is to be one of the important transporters between China and Europe”
10.International Transport and Transit Potential The Trans-Eurasian 2017 Conference took place in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan.
”The goal is to be one of the important transporters between China and Europe, Kazakistan said Jenis Kasimbek, Minister of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan.
10 with the theme “New Eurasia: Development of Transport and Logistics Systems on Eurasian Intercontinental Routes.. International Transport and Transit Potential The Trans-Eurasian 2017 Conference was held in Astana.
The conference focused on the development of the national transport infrastructure, the intercontinental transport corridors in the Eurasian region and the efficient operation of the transit transport system. The conference was attended by representatives of Kazakhstan's Investment and Development Minister Jenis Kasımbek and 40 from more than 300 countries.
Speaking at the conference, Minister of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan, Jenis Kasımbek, stated that trade has increased with the improvement of infrastructure in transportation and logistics.
En Kazakhstan has recently become an important route between Asia and Europe. In recent years, we have made an investment of 26 billion dollars in transportation infrastructure in accordance with country policy. Infrastructure improvements in the field of transport have led to a significant increase in trade. Last year, the trade volume between Russia and China was 69 billion dollars and the trade volume between China and the EU was 550 billion dollars. A few days ago, there was an official opening ceremony of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway in Azerbaijan and as a country we joined this excitement. It is a very important development for our country to put this railway route into operation. Completion of Baku -Tiflis transit corridor Kars, Turkey - towards southern Europe will provide an important opportunity for a serious flow of goods. According to the calculations we made, we will earn 2020 billion dollars as a country from the transit from China to Europe by 5. ”
Ramil Hasanov, Secretary General of the Cooperation Council of the Turkic Speaking Countries, said that increasing the potential of the Trans Caspian Corridor, the most important crossing point on the Silk Road route, would provide economic development in the region and said, iz We can make a profit from the developing trade between Asia and Europe. ”
Economic Cooperation Organization participated on behalf of Turkey Conference Secretary General Halil Ibrahim Akca they work whereas the transport corridors in order to be effective and commercially viable, he said that for the railroad and the need of increasing the road line.