Continuing his official contacts in Tehran, the capital of Iran, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan said, “The unilateral embargo of the USA against Iran will not affect us too much, provided that it does not harm the rights of the people of the two countries arising from international law. We have also demonstrated our common will and determination to ensure the developments not only between the two countries, but also in the trade between the two countries with third countries.” said.
Held in Tehran "Iran-Turkey 8. Transportation Joint Commission Meeting" participating Turhan, after the meeting the Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Islamic transport and signed a memorandum of understanding envisaging a series of cooperation in the field of transport between the two countries.
After the signatures were signed, a joint press conference was held with the participation of two ministers.
Turhan, the relations between Turkey and Iran said they carried out the most comprehensive way hash of the 8th meeting discussed bilateral relations and regional mechanisms established within the framework of said further improved with each passing day.
Transport and Infrastructure Minister Turhan, "We have a common will to deepen the dialogue and multidimensional cooperation between our countries in line with the interests of our people." said.
Our cooperation in the field of transportation is important
The development of cooperation in the field of transportation between Turkey and Iran $ 30 billion trade volume record would also serve to target Turhan, "one of the trade lifeblood of our development cooperation in the field of transport with and we have to make efforts for the solution of the existing problems is important. Sustainability in railway freight and passenger traffic between our countries is very important. Our work in the field of transportation continues unabated in all areas. ” he spoke.
Stressing that more serious steps should be taken for the common benefit-based studies to cover all modes of transport, Turhan continued:
“Every step to be taken during this difficult period, where our region, which is the most valuable land in the world, passes through, will be effective not only for our countries but also regionally. We have to complete all our work in the light of this truth. Iran and Turkey are two friendly countries with ancient civilizations in this region. In the light of international law to date, the two states have a determined will to protect the interests of the people of the two countries. ”
Turhan pointed out that in accordance with the instructions of the two countries' presidents regarding the development of trade and achieving the target of 30 billion dollars, Turhan said that the agreements provided will serve this goal in order to realize all kinds of investments in the transportation field on the basis of mutual trust, common denominator and neighborhood law.
Regarding the US's sanction decision against Iran, Turhan said:
“The unilateral embargo of the USA will not affect us much, provided that it does not impede the rights of the people of the two countries arising from international law. In addition, we have demonstrated our common will and determination not only between the two countries but also in the development of trade in the two countries with third countries. ”
Trade volume target of 30 billion dollars between Iran and Turkey can be realized
Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Islami, the two countries' transport and in their meeting the ministers responsible for transport transferring they provide an important consensus on these issues "$ 30 billion trade target between Iran and Turkey, provided this coordination and a target can be realized with the work." said.