Mersin Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Vahap choice, Metropolitan Municipality, Turkey's sole distinction of being bonded and that municipalities have the right to operate the port for international investigation in Taşucu Harbor. Receiving information from authorized personnel in the port where freight and passenger transport is carried out, Seçer visited the area and received extensive information about the port.
Mayor Seçer, who carried out the evaluation of the ports after the investigations, said: ols Let it be a tidy port. Let's make it more convenient to carry both freight and passengers. Let's fix the physical conditions. Here we can develop a field of activity in the form of marina. It is a convenient port. These require significant investments in monetary terms. With a smart project, we can then make our Taşucu Port in compliance with international standards with a conscious business approach. ”
"We are the only municipality is capable of operating international port and customs in Turkey"
President Seçer, who made examinations in Taşucu Port, said, yolcu Passenger and freight transportation can be made here. There's something special about this place. Bonded and international port. As a municipality, we have a special feature; We municipality is bonded and one international port operating in Turkey. I examined the physical conditions here and received information from authorized friends. We received information both from the authorized friends in the department responsible for our Metropolitan Municipality and from the director of the Ministry of Customs. ”
Var We have a deep-rooted project in this port ”
Secer added that they would make long-term allocation in order to operate the port effectively and efficiently and that they would hold talks with relevant institutions for this. “We have a long-term project work here but we have a long term rental request from the related institution. If we provide this, we want to implement a project here. Make it a tidy harbor. Let's make it more convenient to carry both freight and passengers. Let's fix the physical conditions. Here, we can develop a field of activity as a marina. It is a convenient port ”.
“We can bring the port to international standards with a smart project”
Mayor Seçer added that the projects they are considering require serious investments and said, ile With a smart project, we can then make our Taşucu Port in line with international standards with a conscious business approach. We want to bring such a harbor to our region by doing these works, but of course it depends on the permission of the related institution. If we can make a long-term allocation or lease protocol agreement, we will be able to implement all these projects ”.
International flights are made from Taşucu Port, which is divided into 3 sections, including fishing shelter, marina, dock and bonded area, international port area. In the port where trips to the TRNC are organized, especially during the summer months, yachts and daily excursion boats transport 1000-1500 people to the bays of Silifke. 7 uses the port facility which operates on 24 hour basis on the day of ferry, passenger ship, ro-ro passenger and ro-ro cargo ships, dry cargo ship, general cargo ship, sea buses, cruise ship, yachts and fishing vessels.