Modern Iron Silk Road (BTK) on the first train station 02.11.2017 using the line that borders Turkey has reached Ahilkelek. Following the completion of the train operations, 500 moved to Mersin at the hour 22.30 with tons of wheat load.
15 wagons from Kazakhstan (Kökşavev) station and 500 with 3368 tons of wheat load have traveled the 15 mile to Ahılkelek. In total, the train carrying 500 wagons and 4695 tons of wheat was farewelled by the opening ceremony of the ICT line in Baku, attended by HE Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey and HE Ahmet Arslan, the Minister of UDH. When the wheat train arrives in Mersin, there will be a total of XNUMX km.
General Manager of TCDD Taşımacılık AŞ Veysi Kurt who welcomed the wheat train in Ahılkelek said ıklık We are excited to witness a historical day with my friends here, BTK Project will bring profit to every country it passes. BTK Project, the European and Asian logistics network will place our country in an important point and TCDD Transportation Inc. underlining the international logistic brand underlining Kurt, once again wishes to be beneficial, especially Mr. President, Mr. Prime Minister and Minister of the Minister he finished his speech by saying thank you to everyone.
General Director of TCDD Transport Inc. Veysi Kurt oversaw the work for a while and traveled by train.