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Eskişehir Organized Industrial Zone; It hosted Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure. Speaking at the program, President Küpeli said that the Eskişehir-Gemlik port connection line is important for the organized industrial zone. The Minister Turhan, Turkey's export target of $ 2053 trillion planned in the year 1 in 25 logistics center in the port of Gemlik said that connection.
Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan, who came to Eskişehir to make some visits and examinations, recently participated in the program organized in Eskişehir Organized Industrial Zone (EOSB). In addition to Minister Turhan for the program at EOSB; Adil Karaismailoğlu, Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Governor of Eskişehir Özdemir Çakacak, TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. General Manager and Chairman of the Board Kamuran Yazıcı, TCDD General Manager and Chairman of the Board Ali İhsan Uygun, General Manager of Highways Abdulkadir Uraloğlu, AK Party Deputy of Eskişehir. Dr. Nabi Avcı, AK Party Provincial Chairman Zihni Çalışkan, chamber presidents, business people and industrialists attended.
"Turkey's 2nd largest organized industrial bölgesiyiz"
Nadir Küpeli, Chairman of the Board of EOSB, made a presentation about the projects and the works that were carried out. Earring, Eskişehir Organized Industrial Zone said that Turkey is the 2nd largest organized industrial zone. Stating that 42 thousand people are employed in Eskişehir Organized Industrial Zone, President Küpeli said, “Our total number of companies is 584. 537 of them are active in their production. 24 are under construction and 23 are at the project stage. Our total number of employees is 42 thousand people. ” President Küpeli said that the informal export figures of the industrial establishments in Eskişehir OSB for 2019 are 1 billion 750 million dollars. Environmentalists OSB they were transferred to the President Earring, Industry and Technology Ministry, said the World Bank Group and South Korea Energy Agency cooperation in Turkey performed at the Green OSB Application Project, 333 organized industrial zones between the pilots as OSB, Eskişehir selected. Pointing out the importance of the railway in freight transportation, President Küpeli said, “If we use the highway for exports from Eskişehir to the European Union countries, we will pay 38 million euros more than the railway.”
It is important for us to reach Gemlik Port from OSB
Expressing his demands as EOSB, President Küpeli said, “Providing transportation to Gemlik Port by connecting to the railway from the organized industrial zone, the realization of the bridge junction project approved by the highways in the 1st development area (İmişehir) and the construction of the south and north ring road are important for our city. Thank you for giving the good news of the construction of the southern ring road today. We also expect support for the production of High Speed Train sets in Eskişehir. ”
“There is also a Gemlik Port connection in this project”
That Turkey's export target of $ 2053 trillion in the year 1 the transfer of Transport and Infrastructure Minister Turhan, "We are aware that our logistical infrastructure must be robust in order to meet this target. This is one of the most important reasons for us to turn all parts of our country to the construction site in terms of transportation infrastructure. For example, we set up logistics centers to increase the competitiveness of our businesses, to facilitate marketing opportunities and to make their combined transportation more active. When the 25 logistics centers we planned are completed; we will provide 73 million tons of additional transportation to the sector. These include Gemlik Port connection. Moreover, we prepared a Logistics Master Plan. This plan will guide logistics investments in the coming period. Our ultimate goal is to lighten your burden and open your way much more. ”