Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan said: uzu We are proud to announce that we are in a very important position in the international arena. Ulaştırma
The International Maritime Summit held in Çırağan Palace began with the participation of Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım and Minister of National Education İsmet Yılmaz.
Armstrong spoke at the opening of the event, referring to Turkey's international activities carried out in the maritime area between giving directions to the maritime world, he said from Turkey.
The 90 of the world transport is carried out by sea transport, voicing Arslan said that this has enabled the transportation of cargoes with large ships in a safe and environmentally friendly manner.
Arslan, "according to the air transport, 14, 6,5 floor according to road transport, 3,5 times more important than the railway transport is more impressive in terms of emphasizing the importance of maritime transportation." He said.
This data shows the importance of the maritime sector in terms of economics voicing Arslan, maritime sector to carry the strategies to determine the future of the world and emphasize that they want to move in the sense of decision to work.
And We can now proudly say that we are in a very important position in the international arena in the maritime sector, elle said Arslan.
Arslan, 2003 150 million tons of foreign trade transport by sea, reached the 350 million tons today, stating that the share of foreign trade in the foreign trade has also increased significantly.
Minister Arslan, 100 million, the number of passengers reached the 140 million, saving, marine safety, what they do on matters such as sea safety, he added.
- "Turkey attaches great importance to maritime"
Recalling how inevitable maritime at the 2016 summit, Kitack Lim, the Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), recalled how inevitable maritime was, ack Maritime is always inevitable for the world economy. It does not change. Bu
Lim, providing information on the content of the summit, said that the IMO proposed a sustainable, sustainable maritime, and prepared a strategic plan on this issue.
Lim said that the maritime agenda, the developing small island countries and the least developed countries, the professionalization of employees, gender equality, women's empowerment.
Lim said that the efforts to reduce the pollution of the sea began to give results, also said that the green and green marine vehicles to be done.
Lim emphasized the need to develop cooperation between the member states of the IO and said that this could lead to serious works in the maritime sector.
Lim noted that the Turkish government attaches great importance to the cooperation between the Member States and the activities in the maritime sector, and thanked the Prime Minister Yıldırım and Minister Arslan for his supports.
During the event, ”Maritime Route and Global Trends lar,“ Digital Transformation in Shipping ”, Dijital Growth and Opportunities in Maritime Trade: Creating Sea Opportunities ğin, ağı Heart of the Sea: Environment boyunca will be held throughout the day.